Definition of SCUFF

to damage by rubbing against a sharp or rough surface <scuffed up her shoes by rubbing her feet under the rung of the chair>
Near Antonyms polish, smooth, soften, wax
to move heavily or clumsily <the miners scuffed past in heavy boots>
Related Words drag, flop, haul; blunder, careen, dodder, lurch, reel, stagger, sway, teeter, totter, waddle, weave, wobble (also wabble)
Near Antonyms drift, float, hang, hover, poise, waft

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