Origin of cliff
OTHER WORDS FROM cliffclifflike, adjective
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How to use cliff in a sentence
“People at my agency are hopeful, but are also on the edge of a cliff wondering whether or not leadership is going to take that leap into action,” said a senior planner at one of the larger media agency networks.‘It’s all been plan, plan, plan mode:’ Agencies have big ideas for greater diversity, but more action is needed|Seb Joseph|September 15, 2020|Digiday
In Vega Baja, January’s hurricane cleared the vegetation covering once unnavigable mountain cliffs, allowing the outfitter 21 Climb and Tour to open the Roca Norte Outdoor Climbing Gym.
Amid the worst collapse in fossil fuel demand in a century, production has fallen off a cliff.The American West’s economy has a lot in common with Saudi Arabia|Michael J. Coren|August 1, 2020|Quartz
These cycles have operated throughout time, yielding the alternating layers of sediment you see in cliffs and road cuts.How Earth’s Climate Changes Naturally (and Why Things Are Different Now)|Howard Lee|July 21, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Despite winning four Gold Glove awards, his defensive metrics were surprisingly poor — thus hurting his JAWS ranking — and his performance fell off a cliff quickly as he got older.Bernie Williams Deserves More Credit For Making The Yankees A Dynasty|Neil Paine (firstname.lastname@example.org)|July 14, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
This is where I think the argument against me falls off the cliff.
Would I like to tell half the people I work with to go jump off a cliff?The Hot Designer Who Hates Fashion: VK Nagrani Triumphs His Own Way|Tom Teodorczuk|December 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We first met Hajji Zalwar Khan over tea and lunch in the Pech Valley in a house clinging to a cliff high above the valley floor.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley|Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The probe appears to be sitting at the bottom of a "cliff" on the comet, but beyond that it's hard to tell.
The young goslings' first major life event is to cliff dive down to their parents, as was captured here by BBC cameras.
Only the petrol tins they took for water right and left of their pathway up the cliff; huge diamonds in the evening sun.
At dawn half a battalion of Turks tried to make the attack along the top of the cliff and were entirely wiped out.
One morning Straightshaft climbed the cliff and looked far up and down the valley.
Then everybody climbed up a hill or a high cliff and watched the coming of the bison.
There was Cliff Manning, you turned the cold shoulder to him because he couldnt talk grammar.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater