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Noun: cuff  kúf
  1. [N. Amer] The lap consisting of a turned-back hem encircling the end of the sleeve or leg
    - turnup [Brit]
  2. Shackle that consists of a metal loop that can be locked around the wrist; usually used in pairs
    - handcuff, handlock, manacle
Verb: cuff  kúf
  1. Hit with the hand
    - whomp
  2. Confine or restrain with or as if with manacles or handcuffs
    "The police cuffed the suspect at the scene of the crime";
    - manacle, handcuff

Derived forms: cuffed, cuffs, cuffing

Type of: bond, fetter, hamper, lap, overlap, shackle, slap, trammel

Part of: arm, leg, sleeve

Encyclopedia: Cuff, John