World English Dictionary
jeff (dʒɛf)
1.  to downsize or close down (an organization)
2.  to reduce (staff numbers) or dismiss (an employee)
3.  to spoil or destroy ruthlessly
[C20: named after Jeff Kennett, former premier of the state of Victoria, Australia]

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Slang Dictionary

jeff definition

  1. n.
    a Caucasian; a white person. (All senses originally black. From Jefferson Davis. Potentially derogatory.) : The jeffs are coming around more often. What's up?
  2. n.
    a boring or squareperson. : Don't be a jeff, man!
  3. tv.
    to persuade or deceive someone. : You're just jeffing us!
  4. in.
    to gentrify; to take on the ways of whites. : Cool it man; stop your jeffing.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
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