Origin of buyoff
How to use buyoff in a sentence
Why would “they” want to crush him just for attempting to buy something twenty years ago?
Although the blood-spattered offices will be off-limits, staff have vowed to continue producing the magazine.
A passing off-duty school safety officer named Fred Lucas said that he had been told the man was a drug dealer.
“This is the only place in the souk you can buy safety pins,” he said.
“For conveniences and shops where you can buy what you need,” it is much easier, he said.
If Mac had been alone he would have made the post by sundown, for the Mounted Police rode picked horses, the best money could buy.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
"Buy something for your wife that-is-to-be," he said to his grand-nephew, as he handed him the folded paper.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
Alessandro had hard work to give civil answers to the men who wished to buy Benito and the wagon for quarter of their value.
It is very old, they say, and worth a great deal of money, if you could find the right man to buy it.
British Dictionary definitions for buyoff
Other Idioms and Phrases with buyoff
Pay to get rid of a claim or opposition, or to avoid prosecution, as in He was caught trying to buy off the opposing candidate. [First half of 1600s]