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1. off-the-cuff

adjective. with little or no preparation or forethought.

Synonyms

  • unprepared
  • unrehearsed
  • offhand
  • impromptu
  • extemporaneous
  • extemporary
  • ad-lib
  • extempore

Antonyms

  • careful
  • ready
  • scripted
  • fitted out

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Words that Rhyme with Rotator Cuff

  • mcduff
  • macduff
  • rebuff
  • mcgough
  • mcgeough
  • lebouef
  • leboeuf
  • stuff
  • stough
  • snuff
  • slough
  • scuff
  • pluff
  • gruff
  • fluff
  • enough
  • cluff
  • bruff
  • bluff
  • acuff
  • tuff
  • tough
  • shuff
  • schuff
  • ruff
  • ruf
  • rough
  • puff
  • muff
  • luff

Example sentences of the word rotator-cuff


1. Noun Phrase
The rotator cuff is a group of tendons in the shoulder that helps stabilize the shoulder.

2. Noun Phrase
Impingement occurs when lifting your arm overhead causes bone to rub against the tendons of your rotator cuff.

3. Noun Phrase
Rest your shoulder after your injury, or when you notice signs of irritation in your rotator cuff.

4. Noun Phrase
The most common rotator cuff tear is that of the supraspinatus.

2. cuff

noun. ['ˈkʌf'] the lap consisting of a turned-back hem encircling the end of the sleeve or leg.

Synonyms

  • sleeve
  • facing
  • turnup
  • overlap
  • leg
  • trouser cuff
  • arm

Antonyms

  • advantage
  • secured bond
  • unsecured bond
  • repulsion

Etymology

  • cuffe (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. cuff

verb. ['ˈkʌf'] confine or restrain with or as if with manacles or handcuffs.

Synonyms

  • shackle
  • manacle
  • handcuff

Etymology

  • cuffe (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. cuff

verb. ['ˈkʌf'] hit with the hand.

Synonyms

  • slap

Etymology

  • cuffe (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. cuff

noun. ['ˈkʌf'] shackle that consists of a metal loop that can be locked around the wrist; usually used in pairs.

Synonyms

  • hamper
  • manacle
  • handlock
  • bond
  • trammel
  • handcuff

Antonyms

  • unconnectedness

Etymology

  • cuffe (Middle English (1100-1500))
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