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Definition of doff verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

doff

 verb
verb
NAmE//dɑf//
 
, NAmE//dɔf//
 
doff something (old-fashioned)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they doff
 
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he / she / it doffs
 
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past simple doffed
 
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-ing form doffing
 
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to take off your hat, especially to show respect for someone or something He doffed his hat to her as she passed in her carriage.