Iffy vs Iffily - What's the difference?

iffy | iffily |


As an adjective iffy

is (slang) of dubious authenticity, legitimacy or legality.

As an adverb iffily is

(informal) in an iffy manner.

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iffy

English

Adjective

(er)
  • (slang) Of dubious authenticity, legitimacy or legality.
  • He's selling new CD players for £20 each – that sounds a bit iffy to me.
  • Uncertain or chancy.
  • The weather is still iffy for Saturday's shuttle launch.

    Synonyms

    * (of dubious authenticity) dodgy, dubious, fishy * See also

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    iffily

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • (informal) In an iffy manner.