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Definition of ruff
Ruff Ruff, n. [F. ronfle; cf. It. ronfa, Pg. rufa, rifa.]
(a) A game similar to whist, and the predecessor of it.
(b) The act of trumping, especially when one has no card of
the suit led.
Ruff Ruff, v. i. & t. (Card Playing)
RuffRuff Ruff, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Ruffed; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To ruffle; to disorder. --Spenser.
2. (Mil.) To beat with the ruff or ruffle, as a drum.
3. (Hawking) To hit, as the prey, without fixing it. ruffRuffle Ruf"fle, n. [See Ruffle, v. t. & i.]
1. That which is ruffled; specifically, a strip of lace,
cambric, or other fine cloth, plaited or gathered on one
edge or in the middle, and used as a trimming; a frill.
2. A state of being ruffled or disturbed; disturbance;
agitation; commotion; as, to put the mind in a ruffle.
3. (Mil.) A low, vibrating beat of a drum, not so loud as a
roll; -- called also ruff. --H. L. Scott.
4. (Zo["o]l.) The connected series of large egg capsules, or
o["o]thec[ae], of any one of several species of American
marine gastropods of the genus Fulgur. See O["o]theca.
Ruffle of a boot, the top turned down, and scalloped or
Meaning of ruff from wikipedia
- The ruff
(Calidris pugnax) is a medium-sized wading
bird that breeds
and wet meadows across northern
Eurasia. This highly gregarious
- The Ruff
(Philomachus pugnax) is a bird in the wader
may also refer
, Virginia, United
States, an unincorporated community Ruff
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- Jeanne Alida
O'Herne AO (18 January
1923 – 19 August
2019) was a Dutch Australian human rights activist known
for her vocal campaigns
- A ruff
is an item of clothing
worn in Western, Central
and Northern Europe
from the mid-sixteenth century
to the mid-seventeenth century. The ruff
and Dave is a British animated
series. In each episode, Ruff
and Dave are called
out by Hatty
- Mic****e Suzanne Ruff
is an American voice actress known
for her work in anime
games. In her early voice acting
career, she used her mother's...
- Fetch! with Ruff Ruffman
as Fetch!) is an American animated television series
that was on PBS Kids. It is a reality-game show that...
- Ruff Sqwad
are an English grime
crew. The group
in 2001 in Bow, East London. Various members
of the crew are considered
- The Ruff Ruffman
Show is a follow-up to Fetch! with Ruff
Ruffman, but this show primarily focuses
on science rather
than the game of Fetch! itself
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