Pronunciation: (rif),[key] —v.t.,-riffed, -rif•fing.Informal. to discharge (a person) from military or civil service, esp. as part of an economy program. Also,riff.
Pronunciation: (rif),[key] —n. ErPronunciation: (er),[key]a mountainous coastal region in N Morocco. Also,Riff.
Pronunciation: (rif),[key] —n. 1. Mil.a reduction in the personnel of an armed service or unit.
2. a reduction in the number of persons employed by a business, government department, etc., esp. for budgetary reasons.