naff off

• "go away"
• • e.g.. "Why don't you naff off". Can be used as a mild form of "fuck off".
• • a milder version off fuck off. Popularised by the UK comedy serial 'Porridge'.

Londonisms dictionary. 2014.

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  • naff off — An offensive injunction to go away • • • Main Entry: ↑naff * * * ˌnaff ˈoff [intransitive] usually in imperative british informal phrasal verb used for telling someone rudely to go away …   Useful english dictionary

  • naff off — vb British to leave, go away. The expression is usu ally in the form of a dismissive exclama tion or instruction synonymous with fuck off. First used in the TV series Porridge in the mid 1970s, the phrase was given great prominence in 1982 when… …   Contemporary slang

  • naff off (!) — Exclam. Get lost! Leave me alone! A euphemism for fuck off! . 1950s Verb. Go away. E.g. Will you naff off and leave me to get on with my work. 1950s …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • naff off —    go away    OED says that naff is a a euphemistic substitution for fuck , which is more likely than Partridge s suggestion that it is back slang for fan, a shortened form of fanny. The origin of the slang meaning, dated or unfashionable, is… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • naff off — go away. → naff …   English new terms dictionary

  • naff off — verb A mild version of fuck off …   Wiktionary

  • Naff off — go away …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • naff off — I Australian Slang go away II Kiwi (New Zealand Slang) get lost! …   English dialects glossary

  • naff off — get lost! …   Kiwi (New Zealand slang)

  • naff off — interj. (British Slang) go away! …   English contemporary dictionary

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