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buzz off

Definition of buzz off


  1. —used as a rude or angry way to tell someone to go away <He told me to buzz off.> <Buzz off, will you? I'm busy right now.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to make a low continuous humming sound like that of a bee

    :  murmur, whisper

    :  to be filled with a confused murmur

  1. :  a persistent vibratory sound

    :  a confused murmur

    :  rumor, gossip

  1. :  from a place or position

    :  away from land

    :  at a distance in space or time

  1. : used as a function word to indicate physical separation or distance from a position of rest, attachment, or union

    :  to seaward of

    :  from the possession or charge of

  1. :  seaward

    :  right

    :  more removed or distant

  1. :  to go away :  depart

    :  kill, murder

  1. : office; officer; official

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to dishevel or rumple

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