from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several oxlike Old World mammals of the family Bovidae, such as the water buffalo and African buffalo.
- n. The North American bison, Bison bison.
- n. The buffalo fish.
- transitive v. To intimidate, as by a display of confidence or authority: "The board couldn't buffalo the federal courts as it had the Comptroller” ( American Banker).
- transitive v. To deceive; hoodwink: "Too often . . . job seekers have buffaloed lenders as to their competency and training” ( H. Jane Lehman).
- transitive v. To confuse; bewilder.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any of the Old World mammals of the family Bovidae, such as the Cape buffalo, Syncerus caffer, or the water buffalo Buabalus bubalis.
- n. A related North American animal, the American bison, Bison bison.
- n. A buffalo robe.
- n. The buffalo fish.
- v. To hunt buffalo.
- v. To outwit, confuse, deceive, or intimidate.
- v. To pistol-whip.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A species of the genus Bos or Bubalus (Bubalus bubalus), originally from India, but now found in most of the warmer countries of the eastern continent. It is larger and less docile than the common ox, and is fond of marshy places and rivers.
- n. A very large and savage species of the same genus (Syncerus Caffer syn. Bubalus Caffer) found in South Africa; -- called also Cape buffalo.
- n. Any species of wild ox.
- n. The bison of North America.
- n. A buffalo robe. See Buffalo robe, below.
- n. The buffalo fish. See Buffalofish, below.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A ruminant mammal of the family Bovidæ, the best-known species of which is the Bubalus buffelus or Bos bubalus, larger than the ox and with stouter limbs, originally from India, but now found in most of the warmer countries of the eastern hemisphere.
- n. A name given to various wild oxen, or Bovinæ, and particularly to the bison of North America, Bison americanus. See bison.
- n. A buffalo-robe.
- n. A buffalo-fish.
- n. A leather hamper used for carrying bobbins.
- n. plural [capitalized] In United States history, a name given by their opponents to those members of the Locofoco or Equal Rights party who in 1836 accepted the overtures of the regular Democratic organization (Tammany) toward a coalition.
- n. plural A nickname given to the dwellers on the coast of North Carolina.
- n. See buffalo-pea.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. intimidate or overawe
- n. meat from an American bison
- n. any of several Old World animals resembling oxen including, e.g., water buffalo; Cape buffalo
- n. a city on Lake Erie in western New York (near Niagara Falls)
- n. large shaggy-haired brown bison of North American plains
Inside the barn Ron sequesters the water buffalo from the goats with a big blue farm gate that leads into the loafing room.
Using the same logic as you just did, I could argue that the fact that the economy in buffalo was horrible for most of the 1990s was "an interesting data point that needs some explainin '" to all the economists who tell us that we were in a boom over that time.
Hi i live near buffalo, New York and i LOVE the Twilight Saga im like the twilight sagas biggest fan, my mom said they might be filming part of Breaking Dawn in buffalo, new york or in niagra falls is this trueI
Oh, shooting a white deer or buffalo is certain to bring forth bad mojo!
I live in buffalo county and if you cant kill your share of deer in 9 days you wont do it in 16.
My taxes on 120 acres in buffalo county could choke a horse!!!
I was in buffalo county hunting the early season and this big boy came up bout 5 yards but let him go for another hunter.
I've lived in buffalo county for over 30yrs I remember just asking the farmer to hunt and they would say go ahead.
I hunt in buffalo county and I have seen some nice bucks ... you see huge bucks before the gun season but when it comes to opening morning they are no where to be found on the land that you hunt on. one of my family members took a large buck 14 pt buck opening morning about four years ago.
One thing is for sure, if anybody murders this buck, me and my friends will be in buffalo county protesting the terrible animal killer who killed this magnificant animal.