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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An implement consisting of soft material mounted on a block; A medium to dark tan color; Bare skin; An ardent follower and admirer; A soft thick undyed leather from the skins of e.g. oxen v. - Polish and make shiny.

Usage examples (37)
  • It's a useful quick, compact reference for literary buffs.
  • buff the wooden floors
  • Swimming in the buff
  • Definition logophile (noun): one who loves words; a word buff for more
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