biff

Definitions of biff
  1. verb
    strike, usually with the fist
    synonyms: pommel, pummel
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    type of:
    hit
    deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument
  2. noun
    (boxing) a blow with the fist
    synonyms: clout, lick, poke, punch, slug
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    counter, counterpunch, parry
    a return punch (especially by a boxer)
    KO punch, Sunday punch, haymaker, knockout punch
    a hard punch that renders the opponent unable to continue boxing
    hook
    a short swinging punch delivered from the side with the elbow bent
    jab
    a quick short straight punch
    rabbit punch
    a short chopping blow to the back of the neck
    sucker punch
    an unexpected punch
    roundhouse
    a hook delivered with an exaggerated swing
    type of:
    blow, buffet
    a powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon
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