boff

[bof]Slang.

noun

Theater.
  1. a box-office hit.
  2. a joke or humorous line producing hearty laughter.
a loud hearty laugh; belly laugh.

verb (used with object)

to cause to be overcome with laughter.
to hit; strike.

Nearby words

  1. boertjie,
  2. boet,
  3. boethius,
  4. boetius,
  5. boeuf bourguignon,
  6. boffin,
  7. boffo,
  8. boffola,
  9. bofors gun,
  10. bog

Origin of boff

cf. boffo

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British Dictionary definitions for boff

boff

noun

informal short for boffin
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