schroff

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Persian صراف(sarâf) or Urdu صراف(sarrāf), from Arabic صَرَّاف(ṣarrāf).

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NounEdit

schroff (plural schroffs)

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

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃʁɔf/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

schroff (comparative schroffer, superlative am schroffsten)

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

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AdjectiveEdit

schroff

  1. rough