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1 buff /ˈbʌf/ noun
plural buffs
1 buff
/ˈbʌf/
noun
plural buffs
Learner's definition of BUFF
[count]
: a person who is very interested in something and who knows a lot about it
compare 2buff
2 buff /ˈbʌf/ noun
2 buff
/ˈbʌf/
noun
Learner's definition of BUFF
[noncount]
: a light somewhat yellow or orange color see color picture on this page

in the buff

informal
: not wearing any clothes : naked

to the buff

informal
: to a naked condition
compare 1buff
3 buff /ˈbʌf/ adjective
or buffed /ˈbʌft/
3 buff
/ˈbʌf/
adjective
or buffed /ˈbʌft/
Learner's definition of BUFF
[more buff; most buff] US, informal
: having a strong, muscular body or form
4 buff /ˈbʌf/ verb
buffs; buffed; buffing
4 buff
/ˈbʌf/
verb
buffs; buffed; buffing
Learner's definition of BUFF
[+ object]
: to make (a surface) smooth and shiny by rubbing it

buff up

[phrasal verb]
buff up or buff (someone or something) up or buff up (someone or something) informal
: to become stronger and more muscular or to make (someone or something) stronger and more muscular by exercising and weight lifting
often used as buffed-up
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