Definition of samfi in English:

samfi

(also samfie)

noun

West Indian
  • A swindler or confidence trickster:

    [as modifier] ‘a samfi man’
    • ‘The beauty of the enthralling city belied the plight of agitated domestics hunting for 15-shilling a week jobs with affluent Kingston families, and samfi men like vultures loitering around rural bus terminals ready to prey on trusting country folks.’

Origin

Probably from an African language.

Pronunciation

samfi

/ˈsamfi/