Synonyms for riffrɪf

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms and similiar words for the term riff

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Riff, Riffian(noun)

    a Berber living in northern Morocco

  2. riff(verb)

    a jazz ostinato; usually provides a background for a solo improvisation

  3. flick, flip, thumb, riffle, leaf, riff(verb)

    look through a book or other written material

    thumb, pitch, throw, twitch, click, toss, flip over, switch, turn over, flick, riff, leaf, tack, alternate, riffle, flip, ripple, interchange, snap, flip-flop, flip out, flicker, hitch, ruffle, finger, jerk, cockle, sky, hitchhike, undulate

  4. riff(verb)

    play riffs

    leaf, thumb, flick, flip, riffle

Translations for riff

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for riff »


Find a translation for the riff synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these riff synonyms with the community:


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"riff." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 13 Oct. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good synonym for riff?

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for riff:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.