doff doff  /ˈdɔf/

Definition(s):

  • (v) remove

Usage(s):

  • To beat the heat, salarymen are told to doff their black suits in favor of light colors and open collars.

News

  • Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn earns Emmy nomination

    Halo 4 live-action web-series Forward Unto Dawn is up for an Emmy - no, not a tech Emmy, the real primetime deal. It's going up against the likes of HBO's The Newsroom and CBS' Elementary for this year's Main Title Design honor. The Main Title Design category rewards work that goes into title sequences, so we should doff our cap towards German 3D animator Polynoid , who collaborated with Halo 4 ...
    on July 19, 2013     Source: Joystiq

Quotes

  1. "Once he is officially elected President, he will doff his uniform. He will have a single office which will be the civilian President of Pakistan" Aziz told CNN.
    on Oct 14, 2007 By: Shaukat Aziz Source: Hindu

  2. George Yeo, the Singaporean foreign minister, said: "We doff our hats to the courage and skill of Captain Saleh and his crew, who travelled with no engines but only the monsoons behind them. Friendly navies provided security. When the main masts...
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: George Yeo Source: National

  3. "This is the result of the lawyers' struggle for the supremacy of law and restoration of democracy. This is a half-victory for us as General Musharraf has at least pledged to doff the uniform," said Malik, who led protests for the reinstatement...
    on Sep 18, 2007 By: Munir Malik Source: Earthtimes.org

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