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
Scottish, Northern English skelp
informal clout, wallop, belt, whack, bash, clobber, bop, biff, sock, whop
British informal slosh, dot
North American informal boff, slug
Australian, New Zealand informal dong, quilt
literary smite

Phrases

    off the cuff

    1‘an off-the-cuff remark’


    SYNONYMS
    informal

    impromptu, extempore, ad lib

    unrehearsed, unscripted, unprepared, improvised, spontaneous, unplanned

    offhand, casual

    ad libitum

    rare

    extemporaneous

    2‘I spoke off the cuff’


    SYNONYMS
    informal

    without preparation, without rehearsal, impromptu, ad lib

    spontaneously

    ad libitum

    informal

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

    rare

    extemporaneously