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Definition of the verb doff
What does doff mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: doffed | doffing | doffs
- example: He doffed his hat
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] She always wears purple dresses
- lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
- more generic term: take off = remove clothes
Alternative definition of the verb doff
- To remove a hat as a greeting or mark of respect.
- To remove or take off, especially of clothing.
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Model-oriented Approaches for Complex Systems Certification by Nicolas Larrieu, Antoine Varet
Therefore, Doff is the distribution of the time intervals between the beginning of the flows and Don is the distribution of the length of the flows. ATSC, AOC and AAC flows already exist and exclusively use the UDP transport protocol [BEN 12].
A Glossary and Etymological Dictionary of Obsolete and Uncommon Words, Antiquated Phrases and Proverbs Illustrative of Early English Literature (1834)
by William Toone
DoFF, to do off, to put off; particularly applied to dress. It is sometimes spelt daff. - Doff this habit. TAMING of A Shrew. You have deeeiv'd our-trust, And made us doff our easy robes of peace. 1 PART K. HEN. Iv. 1 would have daff'd all other ...
London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)
Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge
DOFF, v.a. From do off. To put off dress; to shift: divest; delay. You have deceived our trust, And made us doff our easy robes of peace, To crush our old limbs in ungentle steel. Shakspeare. Henry IV. Your eye in Scotland Would create soldiers, ...
Giving the Derivation, Source, Or Origin of Common Phrases, Allusions, and Words that Have a Tale to Tell by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
Doff is do-off, as " Doff your hat." So Don is do-on, as " Don your clothes." Dup is do-up, as " Dup the door " (q.v.). " Doff thy harness, youth . . . And tempt not yet the brushes of the'war." Shakespeare : Trollus and Creeaida, v. 3. Dog. This long ...
The Dictionary of English Inflected Words, with the Syllabication of All the Words According to a System Founded on Well-defined Principles (1877)
And the System of Syllabication as Applied to Poetry and the Scansion of Verse. Forming Part II of The Handy English Word Book by James Stormonth
doff v., ...
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Doff - (DOFF) to remove and castaway. Usually it refers to clothing, meaning to take off an outfit ...
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Quotes about doff
The natural death we each night undergo
Should teach us that our passing's but a sleep,
Which we beyond the body's shadow may,
Even as a garment of the day we doff,
Put off for ever, being then no more
Nor less, indeed, than we have been before. (Robert Crawford)
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Scrabble value of D2O1F4F4
The value of this 4-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine