[ baf ]
/ bæf /
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verb (used without object)
to strike the ground with a club in making a stroke.
a stroke with a club that unduly lofts the ball.
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Origin of baff
First recorded in 1790–1800; Scots dialect, special use of baff “blow, buffet,” probably imitative of the sound
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How to use baff in a sentence
Baff: To strike the ground with the "sole" of the club-head in playing.
Has Ah got time t have granny sew buttons on m boiled shirt an get a baff?Little Washington's Relatives|Lillian Elizabeth Roy