“Some of the stuff that I thought would be interesting to portray seems a little dated now,” Hurwitz admits.
He was arrested multiple times holding a can of spray paint with his hands and mouth “smeared with the stuff.”
We never had curries or Chinese or stuff like that, like my cool friends in London did.
And that pain is good; it's telling you what the true cost of that stuff is.
A lot of the stuff leaked has nothing to do with the case, but is just meant to paint the doctor in a bad light.
But as a matter of fact my imagination is not made of stuff so elastic as all that.
Well, you can cut out all that stuff and feed it to the pigs.
I suppose that he means the trail over which the stuff is brought.
If no pay is asked for the "stuff," the quack is seldom or ever a loser.
Protagoras seems189 even to have undertaken to make this experience of the individual, the stuff of the known world.
early 14c., "quilted material worn under chain mail," from Old French estoffe "quilted material, furniture, provisions" (Modern French étoffe), from estoffer "to equip or stock," which according to French sources is from Old High German stopfon "to plug, stuff," or from a related Frankish word (see stop), but OED has "strong objections" to this. Sense extended to material for working with in various trades (c.1400), then (1570s) "matter of an unspecified kind." Meaning "narcotic, dope, drug" is attested from 1929. To know (one's) stuff "have a grasp on a subject" is recorded from 1927.
mid-15c., "to cram full," from stuff (n.); earlier "to furnish a fort or army with men and stores" (c.1300). The ballot-box sense is attested from 1854, American English; in expressions of contempt and suggestive of bodily orifices, it dates from 1952. Stuffing "seasoned mixture used to stuff fowls before cooking" is from 1530s. Stuffed in reference to garments, "padded with stuffing" is from mid-15c.; hence stuffed shirt "pompous, ineffectual person" (1913).