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jeff

(dʒɛf)
1. n. a Caucasian; a white person. (All senses originally black. From Jefferson Davis. Potentially derogatory.) The jeffs are coming around more often. What’s up?
2. n. a boring or square person. Don’t be a jeff, man!
3. tv. to persuade or deceive someone. You’re just jeffing us!
4. in. to gentrify; to take on the ways of whites. Cool it man; stop your jeffing.
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Mr Jeff notifies customers the day before a pickup or delivery to remind them that staff are coming, and will send another message when they are on their way.
Jeff and Julie have finally won their case after a judge ruled in their favour at an immigration tribunal.
Michael Gough and Ahsan Raza (on-field umpires), Kumar Dharmasena (third umpire), Shozab Raza (fourth umpire), Jeff Crowe (match referee).
Generally drawing or painting his heroes from TV, film or comics, Jeff would sometimes send sketches to the stars to be signed.
During deployments, Frank provided needed comfort, stability and relief to Jeff and his teammates between ops.
"One of the best things about Jeff is his temperment and how content he is.
And an actor has been assigned to the eventful part of Dawn, who launched the Jeff Astle Foundation to push for research into heading footballs and the onset of brain disease.
Each Jeff Cooper Designs piece is handmade to order.
Jeff joins Donald Sutherland on the run as San Francisco starts to resemble a BHOTOX users' convention.
SKY Sports presenter Jeff Stelling was cheered as he strode up to the Riverside Stadium on his epic Men United March to Wembley.
Her son Jeff 's care package had been cut in half following Duncan Smith's decision to close down the Fund.
She was born in Long Island, as Jeff Smith, to a Conservative Jewish family.
Tony Jeff will probably be the one hearing the claim.
Dad Darius, who measures 4ft 4in from nose to tail and weighs three-and-a half-stone, is eight inches longer than his bouncing baby Jeff.