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stiffy

/ˈsɪfɪ/
noun (pl) -fies
1.
(slang) an erection of the penis
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  • Joe found the place, and there, in stiffy's neat copper plate, was spread out all that he wished to know.

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  • stiffy came quickly out of his little box to see what was up.

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  • When he leaves, which will be shortly, the money will go to educate stiffy, who is rising fourteen.

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  • stiffy and Mahooley fired their cook and went with the rest.

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  • For their usual card-game they adjourned to stiffy and Mahooley's.

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  • stiffy explained how the debits were on one side, the credits on the other.

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  • Nicky and stiffy, blinking in the sudden daylight, beheld the reward of their labours.

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  • When he was not adding up his columns, stiffy was for ever taking stock.

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  • And there is that shilling that slipped down into your boot, stiffy.

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  • At the door stiffy said, as a matter of form: "Coming, Mahooley?"

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Slang definitions & phrases for stiffy

stiffy

noun

A penile erection

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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stiffy in Technology
storage, jargon
(University of Lowell, Massachusetts) A 3.5-inch microfloppy, so called because their jackets are more rigid than those of the 5.25-inch and the (obsolete) 8-inch floppy disk. Elsewhere this might be called a "firmy".
[Jargon File]
(1994-11-03)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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