Cuff in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Cuff

(transitive) To hit, as a reproach, particularly with the open palm to the head; to slap. | (intransitive) To fight; to scuffle; to box. | To buffet.

Short Example Sentences for Cuff

  • 1. One cuff from me would kill him. 🔊
  • 2. Whom this old cuff now treats so scandalously. 🔊
  • 3. Would my cuff do, do you think? 🔊
  • 4. No trace of the cuff could be found anywhere. 🔊
  • 5. Presently he drew the cuff of his sleeve across his eyes. 🔊
  • 6. And with great words shall cuff the whining air. 🔊
  • 7. It gives a cuff when you expect a kiss. WAR. 🔊
  • 8. I had to cuff his head once or twice to get any sense out of it at all. 🔊
  • 9. This forms a very warm and pretty cuff to wear over the sleeve. 🔊
  • 10. He gave me a list of their names as he laid them on the cuff of his coat. 🔊
  • 11. The alterations in the cuff facings were duly made by breakfast time. 🔊
  • 12. Sighing, he wiped his lips with the frayed cuff of his sleeve. 🔊
  • 13. What happened if you snapped half the cuff around your own wrist first? 🔊
  • 14. You are justified now to call him "nigger" and to cuff him to his place. 🔊
  • 15. He was ever ready to cuff and beat the boys, on the smallest provocation. 🔊
  • 16. But one was (most dishonestly) too big to cuff in spite of his greener years. 🔊
  • 17. Write it down on your cuff for me, will you, Colonel Cummins? 🔊

How to use Cuff in Sentences?

  • 1. I saw that the braid round the cuff of his morning coat was hanging in a little strip. 🔊
  • 2. The next day one of his guards discovered that the left cuff of his shirt was missing. 🔊
  • 3. He tried desperately to thrust back the cuff that had broken loose and stooped for his bag. 🔊
  • 4. Then tearing up the cuff which hid his wound, he showed the judges a deep and blood-stained stab. 🔊
  • 5. He started to stagger, trailing an empty cuff behind him, flailing his arms wildly. 🔊
  • 6. My ears tingle yet from the cuff I got only for looking at yonder dirty scroll. 🔊
  • 7. The Gardener thought it was the children, and gave one of them an angry cuff as he walked away. 🔊
  • 8. She wanted to cuff Racey, cuff him till his ears turned red and his head rang. 🔊
  • 9. In short, that it was made by either a pin or a cuff button in his wristband when he was attacked and fell. 🔊
  • 10. Then he turned away with a sort of snarl, snatched his handkerchief from his cuff and mopped his face. 🔊
  • 11. So she tried to get them to climb a spruce tree, and finally had to cuff and spank them to make them go up. 🔊
  • 12. A widow's white cuff was visible on each wrist, the whole of the face was never seen. 🔊
  • 13. Bea, will you let me have that pretty gilt butterfly that you fixed for your hair, and your gold cuff pins? 🔊
  • 14. Finish bottom of sleeves in same way, missing every 2d stitch in 1st row to draw in the cuff a little. 🔊
  • 15. With a cuff on the ear as the man burst out laughing and put his hand on her to soothe her, she turned and darted over the bank into the woods. 🔊
  • 16. As the negro got upon his feet his coat fell open, and the torn sleeve and cuff of a gingham shirt showed. 🔊
  • 17. The one faced the other as a lion might have faced a jackal, wondering if it would be worth while to waste a cuff on so sorry a beast. 🔊
  • 18. He leaned over the binnacle, with the cuff of his watch coat wiping away the moisture on the glass, and studied the instrument carefully. 🔊