What does the word cliff mean?

Usage examples for cliff

  1. The cabin stands close to a cliff, with but passage way behind. – The Lone Ranche by Captain Mayne Reid
  2. Well, Cliff, didn't we have fun the other day? – Bird of Paradise by Ada Leverson
  3. It was a short dangerous passage, but the whole party got round the cliff in safety, and hastened as rapidly as possible towards the scene of the wreck. – The Lifeboat by R.M. Ballantyne