Top Definition
Someone who does not enjoy spending their own money and tries to get money or goods off of other people.

Can be used as a noun or a verb. As an adjective it is 'scaffy'.
Verb: "Maw, gonna let us scaff twen'y poun'?"
Noun: "Haw you, ya scaff!"
Adjective: "That's pure scaffy, stealin' a wee boy's bike."
by Maggie Nixx July 27, 2005
Noun :
(1)a person whose appearance is down-at-heel possibly wearing a tracksuit and/or brightly coloured baseball cap at a ridiculously steep angle.

(2) A friendly informal name between friends.

(3) A person who attempts to obtain an item for free or at a discount.

verb :
(1)to do very little.
(2)to obtain something by subterfuge or for free.


Scaffy - To resemble a scaff.
Example of usage(2) :"Alright scaff, did ye get ma mars bar?"

Example of usage(3):"Naw, ah'm no buying ye a fuckin mars bar, ya scaff"

Example of verb (1) : "Ah jist scaffed about in the house aw day"

Example of verb usage (2): "Ah pure scaffed a mars bar aff him"

Scaffy : "Ah've no shaved and ah jist flung these auld trackies oan - I look pure scaffy."
by McDee August 13, 2004
a "person" who is in desperate need of a wash. They tend to be very dirty and smelly. They think drugs are the only way forward and have no hope in life.
david ritchie is the biggest scaff in the world
by iain April 05, 2003
Someone who is dirty or just downright filthy looking
Ew John is such a scaff
by TeeFritz November 21, 2010
A Scaff is an ugly cunt that can't get any mates, other than his (or her) own scaffy pals. Scaffs are easy to spot, they will undoubtedly have dirty knees, yellow teeth and be surrounded by a cloud of smoke.
1. ''That scaff Liam Kell needs to get himself a fucking bath''
by J+B April 04, 2003
1. someone with little or no money.
2. someone who lives in the poltonhall area of bonnyrigg or niddrie aswell.
emma is a thieving, moley, ugly, fat-arsed greasy bastard.
what a scaff.
by ElEcTrIc_AvEnGeR November 29, 2007
Yes Scaff is a group of boys at BHS against the wieghty senior chicks. The senior girls can out drink us anyday of the week. No one will debate that becuase your in a different weight class. Its like matching a heavy wieght vs. a walter wieght. No only can you out drink us u can out weigh us with just your gut.
SCAFFs at BHS cant win
by yourboyfriend May 08, 2005
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