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a hard strike with a part of the body or an instrument
  • the mama cat would give her kittens a cuff with a paw whenever they played too rough

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usually cuffs plural something that physically prevents free movement
  • the policeman snapped the cuffs on and led the prisoner away to the car

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The first known use of cuff was in 1522

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“Cuff.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cuff. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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