waffing


waffing
n. (Scottish) waving motion; puff, gust of air n. (Scottish use) fluttering motion, waving; glance, quick look; puff, wind, blast of air; gust v. (Scottish use) wave, flutter; cause to wave, cause to flutter

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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