- to strike the ground with a club in making a stroke.
- a stroke with a club that unduly lofts the ball.
Origin of baff
1790–1800; Scots dial., special use of baff blow, buffet, probably ultimately of imitative orig.
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Historical Examples of baff
Baff: To strike the ground with the "sole" of the club-head in playing.
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