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Definition 1: an implement consisting of soft material mounted on a block; used for polishing (as in manicuring) - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for buff in the sense of this definition

(buff is a kind of ...) instrumentation (a piece of equipment or tool) used to effect an end

Definition 2: a medium to dark tan color - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for buff in the sense of this definition

(buff is a kind of ...) an orange of low brightness and saturation

(... is a kind of buff ) dark yellowish brown

Definition 3: bare skin - [noun denoting body]

Samples where buff or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • swimming in the buff means to swim naked

(buff is a kind of ...) a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch

"your skin is the largest organ of your body"

Definition 4: an ardent follower and admirer - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for buff in the sense of this definition

(buff is a kind of ...) a person who accepts the leadership of another

(... is a kind of buff ) a lover of aviation

(... is a kind of buff ) a serious devotee of some particular music genre or musical performer

(... is a kind of buff ) one dedicated to love and lovemaking especially one who writes about love

(... is a kind of buff ) a drunken reveller; a devotee of Bacchus

(... is a kind of buff ) an enthusiastic young fan (especially a young woman who follows rock groups around)

(... is a kind of buff ) a fan of heavy metal music

(... is a member of buff) a group of followers or enthusiasts

Definition 5: a soft thick undyed leather from the skins of e.g. buffalo or oxen - [noun denoting substance]

(buff is a kind of ...) an animal skin made smooth and flexible by removing the hair and then tanning

Definition 6: polish and make shiny - [verb of contact]

Samples where buff or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • buff the wooden floors
  • buff my shoes

Synonyms for buff in the sense of this definition

(buff is a kind of ...) make (a surface) shine

"shine the silver, please" "polish my shoes"

Definition 7: strike, beat repeatedly - [verb of contact]

Samples where buff or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The wind buffeted him

Synonyms for buff in the sense of this definition

(buff is a kind of ...) deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument

"He hit her hard in the face"

Definition 8: of the yellowish-beige color of buff leather - [adjective satellite denoting all]

(buff is similar to ...) being or having or characterized by hue

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