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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Pounded or hit repeatedly by storms or adversities.

Usage examples (34)
  • Verb (used with object) : The wind buffeted the house
  • On occasions, our plane would be buffeted from the turbulence caused by the planes ahead of us.
  • That still leaves BYD's shares down 22% this year, the stock "buffeted" by signs of sluggish sales for its conventional gas-fueled cars.
  • So Paul's master before him was "buffeted" as a slave, when about to die a slave's death (Mt for more
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