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shufty

/ˈʃʊftɪ; ˈʃʌftɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
(Brit, slang) a look; peep
Word Origin
C20: from Arabic
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n.

also shufti "a look, a glance," 1943, from Arabic shufti "have you seen?"

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