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buff

verb [T]  us   /bʌf/

buff verb [T] (MAKE SHINE)

to rub a surface with a soft material to make it shine: First you apply the wax to the floor, let it dry, and then buff it.

buff

noun [C]  us   /bʌf/ infml

buff noun [C] (PERSON)

a person who is very interested in a subject and knows a lot about it: a history/movie buff

buff

adjective  us   /bʌf/ infml

buff adjective (strong)

having a strong, healthy body with well-developed muscles: During her stage show, the lithe, buff artist dances through two hours of 26 songs and 9 costume changes.
Translations of “buff”
in Vietnamese màu nâu sẫm…
in Spanish color de ante…
in Thai สีน้ำตาลอมเหลือง…
in Malaysian kuning pucat…
in French chamois…
in German lederfarben…
in Chinese (Traditional) 愛好者…
in Indonesian kuning kusam…
in Chinese (Simplified) 爱好者…
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