Stiff new shoes; a stiff collar.
An example of a stiff is the boring guy at the party who never has anything to say.
An example of a stiff is a corpse.
An example of stiff is when you don't show up at the mall at 2:00 to meet your friend like you promised.
An example of stiff is when you never pay your friend the $10 you owe her.
An example of stiff is a starched white collar.
An example of stiff are the qualifications to become an Olympic athlete.
Stiff in their opposition.
A stiff drink.
A stiff current; a stiff breeze.
A lucky stiff; just an ordinary working stiff.
Paid the dinner check but stiffed the waiter.
To beat egg whites until stiff.
- Moving swiftly, as a breeze or current.
- Containing much alcohol.
- Of high potency.A stiff dose of medicine.
- Done or delivered with great force; powerful.
A stiff climb, stiff competition.
A stiff price.
A working stiff.
A Working Stiff's Manifesto: A Memoir of Thirty Jobs I Quit, Nine That Fired Me, and Three I Can't Remember was published in 2003.