Learn the French Word Kif-Kif

Kif-Kif, pronounced "keef-keef", is a familiar French adjective which means "all the same". The word itself comes from Arabic and was adopted into French. The word le kif, when it is used in the singular, means hashish.


  • Le beurre, la margarine, c'est kif-kif, n'est-ce pas? 
    Butter, margarine, it's all the same, isn't it?
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