miffy


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mif·fy

 (mĭf′ē)
adj. mif·fi·er, mif·fi·est Informal
1. Easily offended; oversensitive.
2. Difficult to cultivate. Used of plants.

mif′fi·ness n.

miffy

(ˈmɪfɪ)
adj, -fier or -fiest
informal easily upset; oversensitive
ˈmiffily adv
ˈmiffiness n
Translations

miffy

adj (+er) (inf: = easily annoyed) → leicht beleidigt, mimosenhaft; plantempfindlich
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We have recently found him a friend called Miffy - they get on really well and we would like them to be rehomed together.
Since then Miffy has been joined by Boris the bear and Barbara his girlfriend, Poppy the kind pig and Snuffy the dog.
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LIGHT UP Miffy lamp, PS129 from www.nubie.co.uk THIS supersized Buddha-like lamp is of course ideal for any kid's room, but it would also look superb almost anywhere around the home, giving off a gentle glow and making any space feel quite serene.
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Miffy, or Nijntje as she is known in The Netherlands, was born / drawn on a family seaside holiday in 1955.
Miffy, or Nijntje, as she is known in her native Holland, graces the pages of her own books and has appeared on our TV screens - as fans of the little white rabbit will happily tell you.
Proving Miffy is for grown-ups too is this cute pair of ladies briefs.
Her characters include The Scary Woman, a teacher on the verge of a nervous breakdown, the flamboyant Miffy Toffle and Britain's bitchiest airport security guard.