|1.||the part of a sleeve nearest the hand, sometimes turned back and decorative|
|2.||the part of a gauntlet or glove that extends past the wrist|
|3.||(US), (Canadian), (Austral) Also called (in eg Britain): turn-up the turned-up fold at the bottom of some trouser legs|
|4.||informal off the cuff improvised; extemporary|
|[C14 cuffe glove, of obscure origin]|
|1.||(tr) to strike with an open hand|
|2.||a blow of this kind|
|[C16: of obscure origin]|
|informal See handcuff short for handcuffs|
A bandlike structure encircling a part.
An inflatable band, usually wrapped around the upper arm, that is used along with a sphygmomanometer in measuring arterial blood pressure.