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Thread #168631   Message #4073388
Posted By: Joe_F
27-Sep-20 - 06:15 PM
Thread Name: BS: the word 'biff'
Subject: RE: BS: the word 'biff'
The OED has "I hit him, _biff_, alongside his smeller" from 1847.

"Biff" also appears to be a fairly common (male) nickname. It is the name of the hero in a pornographic comic I enjoy, in which the blows are not of that kind.