buff adj : of the color of buff leather
2 a soft thick undyed leather from the skins of e.g. buffalo or oxen
3 bare skin; "swimming in the buff"
5 an implement consisting of soft material mounted on a block; used for polishing (as in manicuring) [syn: buffer]
1 strike, beat repeatedly; "The wind buffeted him" [syn: buffet]
EtymologyFrom buffe, from buffle.
- Rhymes: -ʌf
- Undyed leather from the skin of buffalo or similar animals.
- A tool, often one covered with buff leather, used for polishing.
- A brownish yellow colour.
- buff colour:
- A military coat made of buff leather.
- A person who is very interested in a particular subject.
- He’s a history buff.
- An effect that makes a gaming character stronger.
A brownish yellow colour
- Of the color of buff leather, a brownish yellow.
- : Unusually muscular. (also buffed)
- Finnish: lihaksikas
To polish and make shiny
Buff or BUFF may refer to:
- An acronym for Big Ugly Fat Fuck, an endearing nickname for the B-52 Stratofortress.
- Domestic buffalo, buff meat
- Buff (colour), a pale yellow-brown colour
- Buff (headgear), an article of clothing
- Buff (computer gaming) is a generic term for beneficial effects (often spells) in some computer games
- Buff (superheroine), a Marvel Comics character from Generation X
- Buffy Summers, title character from the Buffy the Vampire Slayer TV series
- Buffing, the process of smoothing and polishing metals and alloys
- "In the buff", a euphemism for nudity
- Buff, a slang term for a physically fit, muscular build
- Buff, a term for a person who is very interested in a particular subject.
- BUFF, a film festival in Malmö
- Buff Bagwell, or Marcus Alexander Bagwell, a professional wrestler
- The Orpington breed of chicken, the most common variety of which is the Buff Orpington
- Kien Tran
buff in German: Buff
buff in Polish: Buff
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