blindman's buff

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noun blind·man's buff \ˈblīn(d)-ˈmanz-\

Definition of blindman's buff

  1. :  a group game in which a blindfolded player tries to catch and identify another player —called also blindman's bluff

1590

First Known Use of blindman's buff

1590


BLINDMAN'S BUFF Defined for Kids

blindman's buff

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noun blind·man's buff \ˌblīnd-ˌmanz-ˈbəf\

Definition of blindman's buff for Students

  1. :  a game in which a blindfolded player tries to catch and identify one of the other players


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