Thesaurus

buffered

verb
past tense of buffer

Synonyms & Antonyms of buffered

to lessen the shock of
  • during my walk an umbrella and thick coat buffered the freezing rain

Synonyms for buffered

Words Related to buffered

Near Antonyms for buffered

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About buffered

Thesaurus Entries Near buffered

buffer

buffered

buffering

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Buffered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/buffered. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on buffered

Nglish: Translation of buffered for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of buffered for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!