1 the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object; "coal is a hard black material"; "wheat is the stuff they use to make bread" [syn: material]
2 miscellaneous unspecified objects; "the trunk was full of stuff" [syn: whatchamacallit, whatsis, sundry, sundries]
3 informal terms for personal possessions; "did you take all your clobber?" [syn: clobber]
5 unspecified qualities required to do or be something; "the stuff of heros"; "you don't have the stuff to be a United States Marine"
6 information in some unspecified form; "it was stuff I had heard before"; "there's good stuff in that book"
7 a critically important or characteristic component; "suspense is the very stuff of narrative"
1 fill completely; "The child stuffed his pockets with candy"
2 press or force; "Stuff money into an envelope"; "She thrust the letter into his hand" [syn: thrust, shove, squeeze]
3 obstruct; "My nose is all stuffed"; "Her arteries are blocked" [syn: lug, choke up, block] [ant: unstuff]
4 overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself; "She stuffed herself at the dinner"; "The kids binged on icecream" [syn: gorge, ingurgitate, overindulge, glut, englut, engorge, overgorge, overeat, gormandize, gormandise, gourmandize, binge, pig out, satiate, scarf out]
5 treat with grease, fill, and prepare for mounting; "stuff a bearskin"
6 fill tightly with a material; "stuff a pillow with feathers"; "The old lady wants to have her dead poodle stuffed by the taxidermist"
7 fill with a stuffing while cooking; "Have you stuffed the turkey yet?"
- Rhymes: -ʌf
- The tangible substance that goes into the
makeup of a physical object.
- What is all that stuff on your bedroom floor?
- italbrac-colon cadigan Substitution for
material of unknown
type or name.
- Can I have some of that stuff on my ice-cream sundae?
- Substitution for trivial details (youth slang)
- I had to do some stuff.
the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object
- Japanese: 原料, 材料, 素材
cadigan: substitution for material of unknown type or name
- Japanese: もの
substitution for trivial details
- ttbc Arabic:
- ttbc Chinese: 材料
- ttbc Dutch: materiaal
- ttbc French: substance (1), machin (2), truc (2)
- ttbc German: Material , Stoff , Zeug
- ttbc Greek: ουσία
- ttbc Hebrew: דברים p
- ttbc Italian: roba (1), cose p (2)
- ttbc Korean: 재료
- ttbc Portuguese: material
- ttbc Russian: вещество (veshchestvo)
- ttbc Spanish: materia
- To fill something up in
a compressed manner.
- She stuffed the turkey for Thanksgiving using her secret stuffing recipe of diced bread, onions, and celery .
- To be sated.
- I’m stuffed after having eaten all that turkey, mashed potatoes and delicious stuffing.
- In the context of "British|Australian": To be broken.
- It’s stuffed.
- In the context of "vulgar|British|Australian": Insult.
- Get stuffed you arsehole!
- To be cut
off in a race by having one's projected and committed racing
line (trajectory) disturbed by an abrupt maneuver by a competitor.
- I got stuffed by that guy on the supermoto going into that turn, almost causing us to crash.
to fill something up in a compressed manner
- Japanese: 詰める
to be sated
- Japanese: 満たす
British, Australian: to be broken
- Japanese: 壊れる
vulgar, British, Australian: insult
to be cut off in a race
- ttbc Chinese: 充塞
- ttbc Dutch: vullen
- ttbc French: bourrer
- ttbc German: stopfen
- ttbc Hebrew: למלא
- ttbc Italian: farcire
- ttbc Portuguese: encher
- ttbc Russian: заполнить (zapolnit')
- ttbc Slovenian: basati
- ttbc Spanish: rellenar
Stuff may also refer to:
In popular culture:
- Stuff (magazine), a men's magazine
- Stuff (band), a 1970s-80s fusion/rhythm and blues music group
- Stuff (album), a 1997 album by Holly McNarland
- Stuff, a 1992 album by Bill Wyman
- Stuff (novel), a 1997 novel by Joseph Connolly
- The Stuff, a 1985 horror/comedy film by Larry Cohen
- The Wright Stuff, a British television programme
- Stuff (film), a mini-documentary about John Frusciante's life
- The Right Stuff, a book and film
- Alexei Sayle's Stuff, a 1980s television sketch show
- Cincinnati Stuff, a professional basketball team in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
stuff in Simple English: Stuff
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