[ baf ]
/ bæf /
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.
Origin of baff
1790–1800; Scots dial., special use of baff blow, buffet, probably ultimately of imitative orig.
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