Thesaurus

buffalo

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of buffalo

  1. 1 to cause to believe what is untrue I'm not some newcomer that you can buffalo with that nonsense Synonyms of buffalo bamboozle, beguile, bluff, deceive, burn, catch, con, cozen, delude, dupe, fake out, fool, gaff, gammon, gull, have, have on [chiefly British], hoax, hoodwink, hornswoggle, humbug, juggle, misguide, misinform, mislead, snooker, snow, spoof, string along, sucker, suck in, take in, trickWords Related to buffalo kid, put on, tease; bleed, cheat, chisel, defraud, diddle, euchre, flam, fleece, gyp, hustle, mulct, rook, shortchange, skin, squeeze, stick, sting, swindleNear Antonyms of buffalo debunk, expose, reveal, show up, uncloak, uncover, unmask; disclose, divulge, tell, unveil; disabuse, disenchant, disillusionAntonyms of buffalo undeceive

  2. 2 to throw into a state of mental uncertainty in this debate I refuse to be buffaloed by a flurry of irrelevant issues Synonyms of buffalo addle, baffle, bamboozle, beat, befog, befuddle, bemuse, bewilder, confuse, confound, discombobulate, disorient, flummox, fox, fuddle, get, gravel, maze, muddle, muddy, mystify, perplex, pose, puzzle, vexWords Related to buffalo stick, stump, weird out; abash, discomfit, disconcert, discountenance, embarrass, faze, fluster, mortify, nonplus, rattle; agitate, bother, chagrin, discomfort, discompose, dismay, disquiet, distress, disturb, perturb, stun, unhinge, unsettle, upset; beguile, cozen, deceive, delude, dupe, fool, gull, hoax, hoodwink, humbug, misguide, mislead, snow, string along, take in, trickNear Antonyms of buffalo assure, reassure, satisfy; enlighten, inform



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