biff

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

biff ‎(plural biffs)

  1. A sudden, sharp blow or punch.
  2. (sports) A wipeout.

Verb[edit]

biff ‎(third-person singular simple present biffs, present participle biffing, simple past and past participle biffed)

  1. (transitive) To strike such a blow against.
  2. (New Zealand, slang, transitive) To discard; to throw out; to throw away.
  3. (sports) To wipe out; to faceplant; to fall.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nb

Etymology[edit]

From Old French boef, via English beef

Noun[edit]

biff m ‎(definite singular biffen, indefinite plural biffer, definite plural biffene)

  1. a steak (slice of beef)

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French boef, via English beef

Noun[edit]

biff m ‎(definite singular biffen, indefinite plural biffar, definite plural biffane)

  1. a steak (slice of beef)

References[edit]