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Her fingers were getting stiff.
My leg muscles always feel stiff after a long bike ride.
She was suffering from a stiff neck.
Those caught breaking the new law face some pretty stiff fines.
Greene is up against some stiff competition in this race.
The government forces met with stiff resistance in the north.
This is the American English definition of stiff. View British English definition of stiff.
a curved area at one end of a church
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