biff

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v biff strike, usually with the fist "The pedestrians pummeled the demonstrators"
    • n biff (boxing) a blow with the fist "I gave him a clout on his nose"
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Usage

In literature:

There goes the biff of a bullet.
"Rhymes of a Red Cross Man" by Robert W. Service
Didn't they call you Biff Gale in college?
"Desert Gold" by Zane Grey
Just got it started hot in Portland, when biff!
"The Jimmyjohn Boss and Other Stories" by Owen Wister
The other convict, named Riganson, and his kept woman, known as la Biffe, were a most formidable couple, members of the swell-mob.
"Scenes from a Courtesan's Life" by Honore de Balzac
When you biff me into the corner I can come bouncing back for more.
"The Tyranny of Weakness" by Charles Neville Buck
Then, 'long comes the railroad train, an' biff!
"The Wit and Humor of America, Volume VIII (of X)" by Various
They think of a thing that's different, and, biff!
"Blow The Man Down" by Holman Day
You ought to have given him a biff or two on the spot.
"A Tar-Heel Baron" by Mabell Shippie Clarke Pelton
After that biff on the coco I only wanted some place to crawl into.
"The Pagan Madonna" by Harold MacGrath
She yust stop unt'atchin', an' she fair slam herse'f half way down troo de rafters to reach him an' biff him a one-two in de ribses.
"Old Hendrik's Tales" by Arthur Owen Vaughan
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In poetry:

I ain't no verse-'og. When I busts in song
An' fills the air wiv choonful melerdy,
I likes fer uvver coves to come along
An' biff the lyre in company wiv me.
"A Guide for Poits" by C J Dennis
Must be a year or more, I s'pose,
Since last time we two met!
An' then, to see you in them clothes -
Can't realise it yet!
I'm proud to think a friend o' mine
Is off to biff the German swine!
"The Bar-Room Patriot" by C J Dennis
Like roar of ocean beating on the Cretan cliff,
The strong Komiske gives the panting sphere a biff;
And from the tribunes rise loud murmurs everywhere,
When twice and thrice Mikellius beats the mocking air.
"At The Ball Game" by Roswell Martin Field

In news:

Biff Jones scored two goals Tuesday to lead St Hubert past host Cardinal O'Hara, 3-1, in a Catholic League girls' soccer game and give Bambies coach Mick McGroarty his 399th career victory.
Hills' The Biff rocks at radio competition.
"He is really an enigma," says Bill Feeny, who met Biff Uranus Blumfumgagnge more than 20 years ago and has played alongside him in Reptile Palace Orchestra for the past 16.
The Buzz In Biff 's League.
Biff graced the cover of "The Buzz" in the League of All Leagues because his team is 1-4.
Biff 's Waiver Wire Advice.
This Week's Cover Of "The Buzz" In Biff 's Exclusive Fantasy League.
From the imaginary Biff , The Friendly Purple Bear to the iconic Winnie The Pooh, I hope you'll find one of your favorite bears on the list.
For BIFF founders Kathy and Robin Beeck, festival is a dream realized.
Biff 2012 Hollywood, Colorado.
Biff 2012 Bitter stories.
Biff 2012 Covering higher ground.
William Biff McGuire and Estelle Parsons are the parents in Horton Foote's play about a daughter's return home to setle old scores.
"I like freaks," Biff, the diner's owner, protests.
The other night, Lou Dobbs fired the opening salvo in what might be the best rumble since the legendary Biff-McFly smackdown.
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