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1whiff/ˈwɪf/noun
pluralwhiffs
1whiff
/ˈwɪf/
noun
pluralwhiffs
Learner's definition of WHIFF  
[count] : a slight smell of something: an odor that is weak
[singular] : a slight trace or indication
[count]baseball, informal 
2whiff/ˈwɪf/verb
whiffswhiffedwhiffing
2whiff
/ˈwɪf/
verb
whiffswhiffedwhiffing
Learner's definition of WHIFF  
US, informal
[+ object] : to notice (a smell)
baseball 
[+ object]of a pitcher : to cause (a batter) to be out by pitching three strikes
   b [no object]of a batter : to make an out by getting three strikes
: to fail to hit (something)
[+ object]
[no object]
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