Definition of Buffeter

1. n. One who buffets; a boxer.



Definition of Buffeter

1. Noun. (archaic) A boxer or fighter ¹

2. Noun. Someone who eats at a buffet ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Buffeter

1. one that buffets [n -S] - See also: buffets

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Buffeter

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buffer zones
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buffered
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buffered crystalline penicillin G
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bufferheads
buffering
bufferless
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buffet
buffet car
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buffeter (current term)
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buffle-headed
bufflehead

Literary usage of Buffeter

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1. The Rocky Mountain Saints: A Full and Complete History of the Mormons, from by Thomas B. H. Stenhouse (1873)
"They certainly did have a heavy share of trouble for several years, but Brigham was their Satan and Musser was their buffeter.f They had, however, ..."

2. A Dictionary of English Etymology by Hensleigh Wedgwood (1859)
"buffeter, to marre a vessel of wine by often tasting it; ... The verb buffeter may thus be translated to tap, and vin de buffet, wine on tap; ..."

3. Glossaire de la langue romane, rédigé d'après les manuscrits de la by Jean Baptiste Bonaventure de Roquefort (1808)
"BUFFET : Soufflet à feu. BUFFET^ : Tourmenté , battu. buffeter : Tourmenter ... buffeter : S'éventer , pouss comme les vins, se tourner, ..."

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