So soon-to-be-Spiderman Andrew Garfield should get the prize for his powerful performance as biff in Death of a Salesman.
[Laughs] I had auditioned for biff, and everyone they liked as a runner-up became [his goon squad].
The play also stars Andrew Garfield (The Social Network, Spiderman) as his son biff.
Any old time she wants anybody strangled or stabbed and you aint handy, she can call on your friend biff.
After that biff on the coco I only wanted some place to crawl into.
biff Perkins an' his gang o' gorillers is out thar somewhar, not fur off, huntin' a chance fur deviltry.
A second later biff had grappled him, and together they went to the floor.
But honestly, biff, did you ever see me go into a game where I was a loser in the end?
biff Bates laughed as he clambered into the tonneau with Bobby.
He soon learned what a “punch below the belt” meant, and a “biff in the eye” and several other fighting terms.
"to hit," 1877, imitative (as a sound effect, from 1847). Related: Biffed; biffing. As a noun, attested from 1881.