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Stiff

Definition

[n] the dead body of a human being
[n] an ordinary man; "a lucky stiff"; "a working stiff"
[adv] in a stiff manner; "his hands lay stiffly"
[adv] extremely; "bored stiff"; "frightened stiff"
[adj] (slang) very drunk
[adj] incapable of or resistant to bending; "a rigid strip of metal"; "a table made of rigid plastic"; "a palace guardsman stiff as a poker"
[adj] of a collar; standing up rather than folded down; "an uncomfortable standup collar"; "a stiff collar"
[adj] lacking ease in bending; not limber; "a stiff neck"; "stiff joints"; "stiff hairs"
[adj] rigidly formal; "a starchy manner"; "the letter was stiff and formal"; "his prose has a buckram quality"
[adj] hard to overcome or surmount; "a stiff hike"; "a stiff exam"; "an uphill battle against a popular incumbant"
[adj] not moving or operating freely; "a stiff hinge"
[adj] powerful; "a stiff current"; "a stiff breeze"; "a stiff drink"

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