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1. buffeting

noun. ['bəˈfeɪɪŋ, ˈbʌfətɪŋ'] repeated heavy blows.

Synonyms

  • pounding
  • blow

Antonyms

  • miss
  • succeed
  • understate

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Words that Rhyme with Buffeting

  • accounting
  • babysitting
  • backbiting
  • backdating
  • baiting
  • balloting
  • bankrupting
  • basting
  • batting
  • beating
  • begetting
  • belting
  • benefiting
  • benefitting
  • benighting
  • berating
  • besetting
  • besting
  • biting
  • bitting

Example sentences of the word buffeting


1. Noun, singular or mass
A heavy canvas or nylon fabric stands up to the buffeting of the wind.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
By standing just 4 to 16 inches high, this clumping perennial avoids buffeting from alpine winds.

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