What does Whiffle mean?

Definitions for Whiffle
ˈʰwɪf əl, ˈwɪf-Whif·fle

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Whiffle.


  1. whiffle(Noun)

    A short blow or gust

  2. whiffle(Noun)

    Something small or insignificant; a trifle.

  3. whiffle(Verb)

    to blow a short gust

  4. whiffle(Verb)

    to waffle, talk aimlessly

  5. whiffle(Verb)

    to waste time

  6. whiffle(Verb)

    to travel quickly, whizz, whistle, with an accompanying wind-like sound

  7. whiffle(Verb)

    to descending rapidly from a height once the decision to land has been made, involving fast side-slipping first one way and then the other

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whiffle(verb)

    to waver, or shake, as if moved by gusts of wind; to shift, turn, or veer about

  2. Whiffle(verb)

    to change from one opinion or course to another; to use evasions; to prevaricate; to be fickle

  3. Whiffle(verb)

    to disperse with, or as with, a whiff, or puff; to scatter

  4. Whiffle(verb)

    to wave or shake quickly; to cause to whiffle

  5. Whiffle(noun)

    a fife or small flute

  6. Origin: [Freq. of whiff to puff, perhaps influenced by D. weifelen to waver.]

Editors Contribution

  1. Whiffle

    to flourish a sword in sword dancing so as to produce a whistling sound

    Submitted by davidb on June 12, 2018


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Whiffle in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Whiffle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Whiffle in a Sentence

  1. Donna Lowich:

    She loves to hit the baseball, my husband will throw a whiffle ball for her and she likes to hit with the plastic bat. I could never do it, for those things, I’m just a spectator.

Images & Illustrations of Whiffle

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