Meaning of SPIFF in English

spiff 1

/spif/ , v.t. Informal.

to make spiffy (usually fol. by up ): Let's spiff up this office with new furniture.

[ 1875-80; perh. v. use of dial. spiff well-dressed; see SPIFFY ]

spiff 2

/spif/ , Slang.


1. a bonus or other form of remuneration given to retail salespeople for promoting the products of a particular manufacturer.


2. to reward (a salesperson) with a spiff.

[ 1855-60; orig. uncert. ]

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