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doff

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdoffdoff /dɒf $ dɑːf, dɒːf/ verb [transitive] old-fashioned 🔊 🔊 DCCTAKE OFF CLOTHESto remove the hat you are wearing as a sign of respect→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
doffLasorda doffed his cap and bowed.Ace stood silently as the Doctor doffed his hat, and gave Mortimer a cheery smile.Because it was raining the chevalier did not doff his hat as was then the custom.Its master staunchly refused to doff his hat to the director-general.Lou Rigatoni laughed and doffed his hat, which Madame Astarti thought was a fedora but wasn't sure.I doffed my cap to Goreng and his superiors.And there was a brief New Romantic period where they doffed the costumes for makeup and mascara.But Carrick has now gained an age where young lads metaphorically doff their caps and older spectators offer grudging respect.Some twenty communications men, their watch just completed, appeared on deck, doffed their shirts and began to exercise.
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Verb table
doff
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydoff
he, she, itdoffs
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydoffed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave doffed
he, she, ithas doffed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad doffed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill doff
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have doffed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam doffing
he, she, itis doffing
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you, we, theyare doffing
Past
I, he, she, itwas doffing
you, we, theywere doffing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been doffing
he, she, ithas been doffing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been doffing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be doffing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been doffing
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