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Meaning of DOFF

Pronunciation:  dâf

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  remove; "He doffed his hat"

DOFF is a 4 letter word that starts with D.


 See Also: take off



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Doff\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Doffed}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    {Doffing}.] [Do + off. See {Do}, v. t., 7.]
    1. To put off, as dress; to divest one's self of; hence,
       figuratively, to put or thrust away; to rid one's self of.
             And made us doff our easy robes of peace. -- Shak.
             At night, or in the rain, He dons a surcoat which he
             doffs at morn.                        -- Emerson.
    2. To strip; to divest; to undress.
             Heaven's King, who doffs himself our flesh to wear.
                                                   -- Crashaw.
  2. \Doff\, v. i.
    To put off dress; to take off the hat.
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