Definition of Cuff. Meaning of Cuff. Synonyms of Cuff

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Definition of Cuff

Cuff
Cuff Cuff, v. i. To fight; to scuffle; to box. While the peers cuff to make the rabble sport. --Dryden.
Cuff
Cuff Cuff, n. A blow; esp.,, a blow with the open hand; a box; a slap. Snatcheth his sword, and fiercely to him flies; Who well it wards, and quitten cuff with cuff. --Spenser. Many a bitter kick and cuff. --Hudibras.
Cuff
Cuff Cuff, n. [Perh. from F. coiffe headdress, hood, or coif; as if the cuff were a cap for the hand. Cf. Coif.] 1. The fold at the end of a sleeve; the part of a sleeve turned back from the hand. He would visit his mistress in a morning gown, band, short cuffs, and a peaked beard. --Arbuthnot. 2. Any ornamental appendage at the wrist, whether attached to the sleeve of the garment or separate; especially, in modern times, such an appendage of starched linen, or a substitute for it of paper, or the like.

Meaning of Cuff from wikipedia

- A cuff is a layer of fabric at the lower edge of the sleeve of a garment (shirt, coat, jacket, etc.) at the wrist, or at the ankle end of a trouser leg...
- cuff is a group of muscles and their tendons that act to stabilize the shoulder. Of the seven scapulohumeral muscles, four make up the rotator cuff....
- A rotator cuff tear is an injury of one or more of the tendons or muscles of the rotator cuff of the shoulder. Symptoms may include shoulder pain, which...
- measure blood pressure, composed of an inflatable cuff to collapse and then release the artery under the cuff in a controlled manner, and a mercury or mechanical...
- Cuff is the surname of: Sports John Cuff (baseball) (1864–1916), baseball player Leonard Cuff (1866–1954), New Zealand cricketer and all-round sportsman...
- Will Cuff was an English football chairman he was in charge of Everton F.C. from 1921 to 1938. William Charles Cuff was born in Liverpool, Lancashire,...
- The ****l cuff is the upper portion of the **** that opens up into the peritoneum and is sutured shut after the removal of the cervix and uterus during...
- The Cuff Links were an American rock/pop studio group from Staten Island, New York, United States. The band had a U.S. No. 9 hit in 1969 with "Tracy",...
- HBO, and the New York City Mayor's Office of Film, Theatre & Broadcasting. CUFF 2011 received over 150 films. CUNYFF 2012 took place on March 14–18 with...
- surface of the supraspinatus tendon (one of the four tendons of the rotator cuff) from the overlying coraco-acromial ligament, acromion, and coracoid (the...
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