Definition of riff:
Synonyms for riff:
tack, undulate, cockle, breakbeat, counterpoint, cadence, hitch, descant, pitch, coda, ripple, throw, alternate, leaf, flip over, snap, switch, hitchhike, variation, flip out, turn over, finger, flip-flop, click, jerk, take, flicker, flip, Riffian, excerpt, twitch, arpeggio, sky, interpretation, riffle, toss, interchange, accompaniment, crescendo, flick, thumb, flourish, ruffle.
- "The Lion and the Mouse A Story of an American Life", Charles Klein.
But, she added with a pale smile, when I think how I sold myself to keep up the credit of the family, and now see Freddy entertaining this riff- raff, I am sorry that I did not marry Noel, whom I loved so dearly.- "Red Money", Fergus Hume.
- "The Man Who Drove the Car", Max Pemberton.