[ blahynd-manz buhf ]
/ ˈblaɪndˌmænz ˈbʌf /
a game in which a blindfolded player tries to catch and identify one of the other players.
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Origin of blindman's buff
First recorded in 1580–90
Also called blindman's bluff.
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British Dictionary definitions for blind man's buff
blind man's buff
a game in which a blindfolded person tries to catch and identify the other players
Word Origin for blind man's buff
C16: buff, perhaps from Old French buffe a blow; see buffet ²
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