schroff

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from an Indian language

Noun[edit]

schroff

  1. (Hong Kong) A cashier's office or booth.
    Pay your bill at the schroff

Usage notes[edit]

Described in Lonely Planet's guide to Hong Kong.


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Adjective[edit]

schroff (comparative schroffer, superlative am schroffsten)

  1. steep
  2. gruff, bluff, harsh, rugged, brusque

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