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.

Origin of boff

cf. boffo
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British Dictionary definitions for boffing

boff

noun

informal short for boffin
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