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English definition of “buzz off”

buzz off

informal phrasal verb with buzz     /bʌz/ verb
to go away: I've got some stuff to do at home, so I'm going to buzz off now.Phrases telling people to go away used to tell someone to go away in a rude way: Buzz off, I'm busy!Phrases telling people to go away
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