a box-office hit.
a joke or humorous line producing hearty laughter.
a loud hearty laugh; belly laugh.
to cause to be overcome with laughter.
to hit; strike.
(informal) short for boffin
A blow with the fist or open hand (1920s+)
A sex act; coupling: a quick bathroom boff (1950s+)
laugh, esp one following a comedian’s joke; boffola (1940s+ Show business)
A joke or witty remark (1940s+ Show business)
A show that pleases the audience; sockeroo (1940s+ Show business)
: LaGuardia bade his cops to muss them up and boff them around on sight
To do the sex act: professors boffing coeds in their offices/ I was trying for the world boffing championship (1930s+)
To vomit; barf (1950s+)
boff. highly effective or successful: He gave a boffo performance as Cyrano. Contemporary Examples Bill Clinton Brings a Passion Infusion to the DNC Howard Kurtz September 5, 2012 What Might Mitt Have Done? Michael Tomasky November 11, 2012 adjective (slang) very good; highly successful noun a person who has extensive skill or knowledge in a […]
boff. highly effective or successful: He gave a boffo performance as Cyrano. adjective (slang) very good; highly successful noun a person who has extensive skill or knowledge in a particular field adj. A loud appreciative laugh; belly laugh, boff: This ability brought out the old boffola from coast to coast A joke or remark that […]
a 40-millimeter automatic gun used chiefly as an antiaircraft weapon. two such guns mounted and fired together as one unit. noun an automatic single- or double-barrelled anti-aircraft gun with a 40 millimetre bore
wet, spongy ground with soil composed mainly of decayed vegetable matter. an area or stretch of such ground. to sink in or as if in a bog (often followed by down): We were bogged down by overwork. bog in, Australian Slang. to eat heartily and ravenously. a lavatory; bathroom. Contemporary Examples The Ballad of Johnny […]