cuff


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • verb
  • noun
  • phrase

Synonyms for cuff

Synonyms for cuff

to hit with a quick, sharp blow of the hand

a quick, sharp blow, especially with the hand

Synonyms for cuff

the lap consisting of a turned-back hem encircling the end of the sleeve or leg

shackle that consists of a metal loop that can be locked around the wrist

hit with the hand

Synonyms

Related Words

confine or restrain with or as if with manacles or handcuffs

Related Words

References in classic literature ?
He threatened to flog Figs violently, of course; but Cuff, who had come to himself by this time, and was washing his wounds, stood up and said, "It's my fault, sir--not Figs'--not Dobbin's.
The superb Cuff himself, at whose condescension Dobbin could only blush and wonder, helped him on with his Latin verses; "coached" him in play-hours: carried him triumphantly out of the little-boy class into the middle-sized form; and even there got a fair place for him.
Franklin struck in there, "Or possibly your daughter, Betteredge." He turned to Sergeant Cuff, and explained that my daughter was Miss Verinder's maid.
It took a pretty stiff exertion of my authority, as chief, to prevent the whole of the female household from following me and Penelope up-stairs, in the character of volunteer witnesses in a burning fever of anxiety to help Sergeant Cuff.
Having brought his investigation to this point, Sergeant Cuff discovered that such a person as Superintendent Seegrave was still left in the room, upon which he summed up the proceedings for his brother-officer's benefit, as follows:
Hit hard by the celebrated Cuff, he hit back smartly, to the best of his ability, on leaving the room.
"There is also such a thing as making nothing out of a molehill, in consequence of your head being too high to see it." Having returned his brother-officer's compliments in those terms, Sergeant Cuff wheeled about, and walked away to the window by himself.
"NOBODY HAS STOLEN THE DIAMOND," answered Sergeant Cuff.
+ Woven or embroidered ribbon, fringe, pompom trim, piping or sequin tape (amount according to finished cuff measurement)
Fact.MR has announced the addition of the "Pressure Infusion Cuffs Market Forecast, Trend Analysis & Competition Tracking - Global Review 2018 to 2028"report to their offering.
[ClickPress, Tue Jul 30 2019] The restraints on the global pressure infusion cuffs market include the pressure on pricing owing to large market fragmentation, the high volume & low value nature of the market that results in the price being the most significant value proposition, lack of standardisation and low awareness, among others.
Why are we so bad at cuff pressure management, despite knowledge of the potential problems?
Rotator cuff tears are common injuries, and proper healing of the shoulder muscle is often difficult.
Athletes who excessively use their shoulders--such as handball players-are at the greatest risk of a rotator cuff injury.
Overestimation of BP using an inappropriately small cuff is well documented using a BP cuff small for mid-AC in obese patient's results in higher BP readings.