Definitions of elfin:
- adjective: small and delicate
Example: "She was an elfin creature--graceful and delicate"
- adjective: suggestive of an elf in strangeness and otherworldliness
Example: "Thunderbolts quivered with elfin flares of heat lightning"
- adjective: usually good-naturedly mischievous
Example: "Perpetrated a practical joke with elfin delight"
- adjective: relating to or made or done by or as if by an elf
Example: "Elfin bells"
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