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buffalo

verb

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1 to cause to believe what is untrue
  • I'm not some newcomer that you can buffalo with that nonsense

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2 to throw into a state of mental uncertainty
  • in this debate I refuse to be buffaloed by a flurry of irrelevant issues

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The first known use of buffalo was in 1562

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“Buffalo.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/buffalo. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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