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boff

noun
variants: or

boffo

Synonyms and Antonyms of boff

  1. 1 an explosive sound that is a sign of amusement an old joke dating from the days of vaudeville that's still good for a boff Synonyms of boff belly laugh, laugh (or boffo), boffola, cachinnation, cackle, chortle, chuckle, giggle, guffaw, hee-haw, horselaugh, laughter, snicker, snigger, titter, twitterWords Related to boff crow, whoop; grin, simper, smile, smirkNear Antonyms of boff cry, groan, moan, sob, wail; face, frown, grimace, lower (also lour), mouth, pout, scowl

  2. 2 something said or done to cause laughter the emcee told some good boffs that kept the ceremony from becoming too serious Synonyms of boff joke (or boffo), boffola, crack, drollery, funny, gag, giggle [chiefly British], jape, jest, josh, laugh, nifty, one-liner, pleasantry, quip, rib, sally, waggery, wisecrack, witticism, yuk (or yuck also yak or yock) [slang]Words Related to boff funning, joking, wisecracking; knee-slapper, panic [slang], riot, scream, thigh-slapper; antic, buffoonery, caper, leg-pull, monkeyshine(s), practical joke, prank, trick; burlesque, caricature, lampoon, mock, mockery, parody, put-on, riff; banter, kidding, persiflage, raillery, repartee; drollness, facetiousness, funniness, hilariousness, humorousness; comedy, humor, wit, wordplay


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