Double F Vocabulary Words

Based on the definitions, guess these words that contain FF.
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Last updated: June 7, 2013
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First submittedMarch 22, 2011
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Very tall African animal
Blunder; faux pas
The right to vote
To not pay an expected tip
A poor golfer
Stimulant found in coffee
Vandalism or street art,
depending on one's perspective
To misrepresent the strength of
one's poker hand
Court officer
To polish
Limousine driver
To sell illegal goods, especially drugs
Engine noise dampener
Small flat-bottomed open boat
Importation tax
Type of expensive mushroom
To extinguish a candle
Flakes of dead skin from the scalp
Red spice made from flowers
Cajun stew of crayfish
and vegetables, served over rice
Level 66
Aug 11, 2013
can't a blunder be a "muff"?
Level 75
Mar 21, 2016
Level 57
Mar 22, 2016
Or fluff.
Level 61
Dec 30, 2016
Or a "_ _uck me!"
Level 32
Aug 11, 2013
kept trying to put plantiff
Level 91
Jan 17, 2019
yeah, its the other side
Level 6
Aug 13, 2013
Fun quiz...quite enjoyed it despite getting 16/20. Cheers!
Level 38
Aug 25, 2013
Similar sentiment about this quiz as well as similar score 16 out of 20.
Level 58
Oct 17, 2013
I thought saffron was golden orange, not red.
Level 51
May 2, 2014
As a spice, it's kind of red, but it sure turns your food yellow! And as a color name, "saffron" is distinctly yellow.
Level 74
Jun 6, 2014
A sheriff is also an officer of the court in most Commonwealth countries
Level 75
Sep 16, 2014
Please accept chauffeuse for limousine driver.
Level 71
Nov 5, 2015
And 'Dufferesse' for golfer.
Level 90
Mar 21, 2016
Why would dufferesse need to be added? You would have to type the correct answer on your way to it.
Level 35
Jun 13, 2018 such word as chauffeuse...
Level 75
Aug 5, 2015
Also accept graffito (the singular of graffiti)?
Level 65
Mar 21, 2016
Saffron is more orange/yellow than it is red.
Level 56
Mar 21, 2016
Saffron itself is red/orange-ish red (Wikipedia calls it "crimson", which may or may not be helpful!) by itself. I've seen/used dark red to light orangey-red, but never seen saffron itself being pure orange or yellow (though there may be different varieties with different availabilities in different countries). As someone above noted, it does TURN things yellow--rice, chicken, your cutting board, your hands...
Level 68
Mar 21, 2016
You should add a clue for "quaff".
Level 75
Mar 21, 2016
And here's a quiz for words that end in FF.
Level 68
Mar 23, 2016
Thanks, Jerry928!!
Level 64
Dec 20, 2016
For the one clue I read coat instead of boat so I wondered why duffle wouldn't work... duh...
Level 75
Sep 10, 2017
After just over half, I was done knowing and half-guessing, so I tried to see if suffragettes might fit in somewhere. Turns out it did fill an answer, just not the one I had intended. Have never heard of the term as "the right to vote" though.
Level 79
Nov 1, 2017
In the name of pedantry I will point out that truffles aren't mushrooms. Mushrooms are the fruiting bodies of a fungus - truffles are sclerotia which are masses of mycelium or the vegetative portion of a fungus.
Level 67
Jan 15, 2018
Excellent! I was thinking that myself. Wish the clue had been "expensive edible fungus".
Level 88
Nov 1, 2017
All I have to say is "everyone go 'f' off" :). Cheers all.
Level 7
May 25, 2018
Level 70
Jul 2, 2019
Staring at the screen for a good minute wondering where the two silent Fs in gumbo would be.
Level 74
Mar 3, 2020
Wow, I read it as "English noise dampener" and that's why I didn't get it.
Level 73
Nov 30, 2020
A kuffah/quffa/quffah is a small flat-bottomed open boat.
Level 77
Sep 20, 2021
Why not 'baffle' for noise dampener?