Synonyms of cuff in English:

cuff


See definition of cuff

verb

1‘Cullam grabbed him by the lapels and cuffed him on the head’

SYNONYMS

hit, strike, slap, smack, thump, thwack, beat, punch, swat, knock, rap, box someone's ears

Northern English Scottish skelp

informal clout, wallop, belt, whack, bash, clobber, bop, biff, sock, whop

British informal slosh, dot

North American informal boff, slug

NZ Australian informal dong, quilt

literary smite


Phrases

    off the cuff

      1‘an off-the-cuff remark’

      SYNONYMS

      impromptu, extempore, ad lib

      unrehearsed, unscripted, unprepared, improvised, spontaneous, unplanned

      offhand, casual

      ad libitum

      rare

      extemporaneous

      2‘I spoke off the cuff’

      SYNONYMS

      without preparation, without rehearsal, impromptu, ad lib

      spontaneously

      ad libitum

      off the top of one's head, on the spur of the moment

      rare

      extemporaneously