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NotesThe answer MIFF is uncommon, appearing about once every 550 puzzles.
Fit of the sulks
Put out of humor
Cause to get riled up
DefinitionMIFF as a noun:
1. (huff, miff, seeing red) = a state of irritation or annoyance
MIFF as a verb:
1. cause to be annoyed; "His behavior really miffed me"