As a proper noun cliff
is a diminutive of the male given name clifford
As an adjective clifflike is
resembling a cliff or some aspect of one; high and steep.
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(etyl) clif .
A vertical (or nearly vertical) rock face.
* cliff swallow
Resembling a cliff or some aspect of one; high and steep.
* 2000 , (George RR Martin), A Storm of Swords , Bantam 2011, p. 418:
- As they approached the clifflike walls of Black Harren's monstrous castle, Brienne squeezed his arm.