What are the hyponyms for stiff?

Hyponyms for stiff


Definitions for stiff

  • adverb - in a stiff manner; "his hands lay stiffly"
  • adverb - extremely; "bored stiff"; "frightened stiff"
  • adjective - very drunk
  • adjective - incapable of or resistant to bending; "a rigid strip of metal"; "a table made of rigid plastic"; "a palace guardsman stiff as a poker"; "stiff hair"; "a stiff neck"
  • adjective - rigidly formal; "a starchy manner"; "the letter was stiff and formal"; "his prose has a buckram quality"
  • adjective - not moving or operating freely; "a stiff hinge"
  • adjective - having a strong physiological or chemical effect; "a potent toxin"; "potent liquor"; "a potent cup of tea"
  • adjective - marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable; "firm convictions"; "a firm mouth"; "steadfast resolve"; "a man of unbendable perseverence"; "unwavering loyalty"
  • adjective - powerful; "a stiff current"; "a stiff breeze"
  • noun - the dead body of a human being; "the cadaver was intended for dissection"; "the end of the police search was the discovery of a corpse"; "the murderer confessed that he threw the stiff in the river"; "honor comes to bless the turf that wraps their clay"
  • noun - an ordinary man; "a lucky stiff"; "a working stiff"
  • Pronounciation of stiff

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    Synonyms for stiff

    firm unfaltering blind drunk fuddled pixilated smashed squiffy starchy steadfast unshakable blotto loaded plastered soaked tight buckram steady unwavering crocked pie-eyed slopped soused wet potent unbendable besotted cockeyed pissed sloshed sozzled rigid strong stiffly corpse clay remains cadaver

    Antonyms for stiff

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    Holonyms for stiff

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    Hypernyms for stiff

    man adult male body dead body

    Meronyms for stiff

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    Sounds like stiff

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