DOFF MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Doff Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To put off dress; to take off the hat.
  2. (v. t.) To strip; to divest; to undress.
  3. (v. t.) To put off, as dress; to divest ones self of; hence, figuratively, to put or thrust away; to rid ones self of.


• Doffer Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A revolving cylinder, or a vibrating bar with teeth, in a carding machine, which doffs, or strips off, the cotton from the cards.
  2. (n.) A revolving cylinder, or a vibrating bar, with teeth, in a carding machine, which doffs, or strips off, the fiber from the cards.
  3. (n.) A worker who replaces full bobbins by empty ones on the throstle or ring frames.


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