buzz off

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of buzz off

informal
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

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

  2. : murmur, whisper

  3. : to be filled with a confused murmur

  1. : a persistent vibratory sound

  2. : a confused murmur

  3. : rumor, gossip

off play
  1. : from a place or position

  2. : at a distance in space or time

  3. : from a course : aside

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

  2. : to seaward of

  3. : from the possession or charge of

  1. : seaward

  2. : right

  3. : more removed or distant

  1. : to go away : depart

  2. : kill, murder

  1. : competition : contest


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