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whiffet

[hwif-it, wif-] /ˈʰwɪf ɪt, ˈwɪf-/
noun
1.
Informal. an insignificant person; whippersnapper.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805, Americanism; whiff1 + -et, modeled on whippet
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