How to use Buff in a sentence
He was muscular and buff beneath the trench.
In the short time since he left, she had forgotten how buff he was.
In colour Anopheles is usually brownish or slaty, but sometimes buff, and the thorax frequently has a dark stripe on each side.
Randy, a science buff, was in the top third of the graduates and was also his class president.
Her eyes skimmed his perfect, buff body before the pain in her hand finally registered.Advertisement
Some of the best sandstone in the United States is obtained from Cuyahoga and Lorain counties; it is exceptionally pure in texture (about 97% being pure silica), durable and evenly coloured light buff, grey or blue grey.
Kopp contributed the general theoretical part, Kolbe the organic, and Buff and Zamminer the physico-chemical.
The most destructive is Botrytis cinerea which forms orangebrown or buff specks on the stems, pedicels, leaves and flower-buds, which increase in size and become covered with a delicate grey mould, completely destroying or disfiguring the parts attacked.
In the second stage, implements of true bronze (9 to io% tin) become common; painted pottery of buff clay with dull black geometrical patterns appears alongside the red-ware; and foreign imports occur, such as Egyptian blue-glazed beads (XIIth-XIIIth Dynasty, 2500-2000 B.C.),1 and cylindrical Asiatic seals (one of Sargon I., 2000 B.C.).2 In the third stage, Aegean colonists introduced the Mycenaean (late Minoan) culture and industries; with new types of weapons, wheel-made pottery, and a naturalistic art which rapidly becomes conventional; gold and ivory are abundant, and glass and enamels are known.
Its nest is a light construction of dry rushes, having its foundation in the water, and contains as many as six eggs, which are white tinged with buff.Advertisement
The loess is reddish-brown, buff or grey according to the varying proportions of iron oxide.
Mankato has an extensive trade in dairy and agricultural products (especially grain), stone (a pinkish buff limestone is quarried in the vicinity), and forest products.
The corollas are obliquely funnel-shaped, of a dirty yellow or buff, marked with a close reticulation of purple veins.
The remains then change to buff colour, afterwards turning brown, when decomposition sets in, and as the bacilli present in the dead larvae increase and the nutrient matter is consumed, the mass in some cases becomes sticky and ropy in character, making its removal impossible by the bees.
The beams should be a dark stain to contrast sharply with a white or buff colored ceiling and walls.Advertisement
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This destination is considered a must-see for any political history buff.
In addition to the four Dawkins, there was Pumpkin Green, the grocery cart vagabond, and old Brandon Westlake, camera buff supreme.
Sprengel, although the idea had been previously conceived by Magnus and Buff.
Buildings, &c. - Brick, blue limestone, and a greyish buff freestone are the most common building materials, and the city has various buildings of much architectural merit.Advertisement
The groundcolour of the fur varies from a pale fawn to a rufous buff, graduating in the Indian race into pure white on the under-parts and inside of the limbs.
The bases of the ears behind are black, the tips buff.
The upper side of the tail is buff, spotted with broken rings like the back, its under surface white with simple spots.
They are then allowed to cool and mellow, are stripped and carefully dried in sun and air and remain dyed a rich tawny brown or buff colour.
From 2 to 3 tons of green are required to produce one ton white or buff.Advertisement
It lays four or five eggs of a pale purplish buff, streaked and spotted with purplish red.
The town preserves associations of Goethe, who wrote Die Leiden des jungen Werthers after living here in 1772 as a legal official, and of Charlotte Buff, the Lotte of Werther.
His deep chestnut head and throat are diversified on either side by a line of buff, which, springing from the gape, runs upward to the eye, in front of which it forms a fork, one prong passing backward above and the other below, enclosing a dark glossy-green patch, and both losing themselves in the elongated feathers of the hind-head and nape.
On being cut or broken the flesh of a true mushroom remains white or nearly so, the flesh of the coarser horse mushroom changes to buff or sometimes to dark brown.
Oberlin is primarily an educational centre, the seat of Oberlin College, named in honour of Jean Frederic Oberlin, and open to both sexes; it embraces a college of arts and sciences, an academy, a Theological Seminary (Congregational), which has a Slavic department for the training of clergy for Slavic immigrants, and a conservatory of music. In 1909 it had twenty buildings, and a Memorial Arch of Indiana buff limestone, dedicated in 1903, in honour of Congregational missionaries, many of them Oberlin graduates, killed in China in 1900.Advertisement
Its buff and blue cover was adopted from the colours of the Whig party whose political principles it advocated.
The sides of these ridges and pinnacles are bare of vegetation and display a variety of colours in buff, cream, pale green, grey and flesh.
White, pied and buff turkeys are also often seen, and if care be taken they are commonly found to " breed true."
The variegated plumage of the Snipe is subject to no inconsiderable variation, especially in the extent of dark markings on the belly, flanks, and axillaries, while examples are occasionally seen in which no trace of white, and hardly any of buff or grey, is visible, the place of these tints being taken by several shades of chocolate-brown.
Other examples in which buff or rust-colour predominates have also been deemed distinct, and to those has been applied the epithet russata.Advertisement
The young when freshly hatched are beautifully clothed in down of a dark maroon, variegated with black, white and buff.
Its plumage for the most part is of a pale buff colour, rayed and speckled with black and reddish brown.
Buff carried out an inquiry on the compounds of silicon in which they prepared the previously unknown gas, silicon hydride or silicuretted hydrogen.
Subsequently the hard top hairs are taken out as in the case of otters and beavers and the whole thoroughly cleaned in the revolving drums. The close underwool, which is of a slightly wavy nature and mostly of a pale drab colour, is then dyed by repeated applications of a rich dark brown colour, one coat after another, each being allowed to thoroughly dry before the next is put on, till the effect is almost a lustrous black on the top. The whole is again put through the cleaning process and evenly reduced in thickness by revolving emery wheels, and eventually finished off in the palest buff colour.
The coat is long and soft, pale silvery grey or light buff in hue, marked with black on the chest and upper parts of the limbs, with transverse stripes on the loins and rings on the tail of the same hue.Advertisement
Being of a bold disposition, and the trees favouring its mode of life often growing near houses, it will become on slight encouragement familiar with men; and its neat attire of ash-grey and warm buff, together with its sprightly gestures, render it an attractive visitor.
In the presence of ammonium salts the precipitate is dirt y white in colour, whilst in the presence of free ammonia it is a buff colour.
Wetzlar brought new friends and another passion, that for Charlotte Buff, the daughter of the Amtmann there - a love-story which has been immortalized in Werthers Leiden - and again the young poet's nature was obsessed by a love which was this time strong enough to bring him to the brink of that suicide with which the novel ends.
Buff of Giessen, and first practically carried out by Charles Dunlop at St Rollox.
Here also are polished stalagmites, a rich buff slashed with white, and others, like huge mushrooms, with a velvety coat of red, purple or olive-tinted crystals.Advertisement
It contains considerable humic matter, discolouring rapidly in the air (when exposed it is characteristically a bright buff).
To have the job you need to be proficient in all aspects of operating a wine buff business.
For this reason, we proposed Spraygrip with 3-5mm buff calcined bauxite.
The funnel shaped earthenware bowl in buff color, bears the design of a mountain goat drawn around it skillfully.
An avid film buff, who loves to go to flicks on a regular basis.Advertisement
The auditorium was decorated in tones of warm red sprayed on pale buff.
For the REAL trivia buff, the original choice to play the Cardinal was Kenneth Griffith.
SoundArt products are not for the hi-fi buff, says Curtis.
A movie buff may dig playing " Famous Couples.
V. bombylans var bombylans (this one) mimics the buff tailed bumblebee.
To prevent condensation on windows, cut a potato in half, rub on window, buff up with dry cloth.
Use a soft brass wire brush and buff the body casting to remove discoloration.
I prefer Mother's Mag polish, and even more elbow grease, to buff up the metal.
The old distinction of velvet facings for regiments of Horse was allowed to continue, with the Bays retaining their buff facings.
Research suggests buff feathering is linked to feather problems.
However, the window to the east is in pale buff freestone, the others in red.
He wears a yellow waistcoat and breeches, buff gauntlets and no sash.
Is he a buff looking gent, popular with the ladies?
For really bad calluses and cracked heels, try using the Purple Nail Shaping Pad to further buff away rough patches.
However, Caldwell -- clearly a real film ' buff ' -- resists any inclination to spend much time on any of these films.
Without mark or pattern - olive buff in color - this legless lizard is quite common.
I even saw a female merlin with buff and brown spots perched in a tree.
Both door and window are in relatively modern, pale buff sandstone, and there are signs of insertion.
Well, two lucky winners will get a rather snazzy Buff.
He was quite tall and buff and had spiky, brown hair.
General characteristics Barn owls have beautiful plumage with buff colored topsides, flecked with gray and white undersides and face.
The loess, however - reddish-brown, buff or grey in colour, according to the varying proportions of iron oxide - is almost everywhere spread above the drift.
Wires and medical attachments get in the way of most infant apparel, leaving baby in the buff for longer than most new parents would like.
Some people like wearing close fitting clothes in all weather, others prefer to sleep in the buff, so go for whatever gives you the greatest comfort.
For the novelty movie/TV buff, Spencer's Gifts may be your answer.
If you know a movie or celebrity buff, then Entertainment Weekly could make their year.
A tin cup sounds like an odd gift to give someone, but if you have a Civil War buff friend, fill an original or replica tin cup with something else they like and watch them beam with excitement when they unwrap the package.
The reason is plasma televisions don't use a bulb so the color appears more natural, which is great if you are a movie buff.
The Alamo, located in San Antonio, offers a wealth of American history for the history buff.
The points are a slightly darker buff color for a tone-on-tone coat.
Stucco walls painted a buff or warm gold color are great choices.
Using the brush to buff the makeup over all surfaces, you can achieve an even, natural looking layer of complementary color that enhances your appearance.
Once you have a small amount of product on the bristles, buff in circular motions from the center of the face outward.
Buff the minerals all over your face, blending until you achieve smooth, even coverage.
The color of the Loreal Mineral Foundation I found which looks the best and most natural for me is "Buff Beige".
Jimmy Jimmy Coco Buff will exfoliate your body, making you a prime candidate for a smooth, deep tan.
For greater coverage, simply apply a thin layer on top of an existing layer and buff thoroughly.
Of course, you need a high-quality brush to swirl, tap and buff that powder onto your skin!
Using a steady hand, buff the makeup onto the face with a circular motion.
Bearing that in mind, I carefully slough and buff my lips before topping them with a little lip balm.
First, you need to buff your lips with a warm and wet cloth.
Sweep MAC powdered blush in Buff, a muted pinkish peach on apples of cheeks for a fresh, natural glow.
For the history buff, you can pull up historic maps of the United States, like Lewis and Clark's route and how the United States looked in 1860.
Does she feel more comfortable wearing a bikini or lingerie rather than being shot in the buff?
If the thought of skiing in the buff has ever crossed your mind, there are a few things that you will certainly want to consider before giving it a try.
It seems only natural that this buff and tough guy would drive military-grade automobiles.
Scarlett Johansson and Keira Knightley - This pair posed for the cover of Vanity Fair in 2006, both in the buff, alongside fully dressed fashion designer Tom Ford.
Although not everybody is a reality TV buff, if you haven't tuned in to a Dancing with the Stars episode, you've missed out on a whole lot of fun and suspense.
Six foot three inch, buff, brawny and all sorts of sexy actor Hugh Jackman is crowned People magazine's "Sexiest Man Alive".
This sailing is a history buff's dream come true and features stops in Hungary, Austria, Germany, and the Netherlands via three amazing rivers-the Danube, Main, and Rhine.
The buds are shapely, of a clear buff yellow, opening as large single flowers of pale creamy-white.
Run a musical scale of tiles along your countertops and fill in the area behind the cooktop with images of instruments if you're a music buff.
After 10 to 15 minutes, clean off any excess grout using a damp sponge and buff clean with a dry cloth.
It used to be that organic cotton covers for futons could only be obtained in buff or white.
Weight training isn't just for those buff young men down at Venice Beach.
Although seniors can get seriously buff just like younger adults, they do have some special needs.
If you are a history buff, retiring to a city rich with history can help you feel at home right away.
GameznFlix is definitely worth a try for any movie or video game buff out there.
As a movie and video game buff, this did not sit well with me.
Whether you are a newcomer to the world of antiques or a seasoned antique buff, knowing where to find the current market value of pieces of interest helps you make informed decisions.
Then, using a piece of cheesecloth or the softest clean cloth you can find, buff the inside of the chocolate molds.
Treatment depends on whether the rot is caused by a gram positive or gram negative bacterial infection, but that's very difficult for the home aquarium buff to determine.
You can also head out to your yard in the buff if your privacy fences are modestly high.
You can accomplish this feat by either purchasing a suit in a shade of white or in a nude color, like that of blush or buff beige.
The best perk to Seinfeld Scene-It is that you do not have to be a huge trivia buff to play it.
With numerous Trivial Pursuit games on the market, the amount of Trivial Pursuit questions can keep a knowledge buff busy researching for years.
At this point you can buff the candle with a soft cloth to remove fingerprints, or shine it up with a commercial candle shine product, though these steps are not necessary.
An auto buff will love a gift basket with a new air freshener, key ring, ice scraper, and car wash gift certificates.
Jacob is a buff, masculine figure typically seen in cutoff jean shorts and no shirt.
If your child is still a nature buff, have him or her start a compost pile, or leave landscaping and gardening up to your child.
If you're raising a miniature history buff, take him to the Chicago History Museum.
If you are a huge film fan and movie buff, reading through different versions of your favorite films scripts is interesting and entertaining.
Any horror movie buff knows that there's more to the films than just simple photos and a tagline.
Whether you're a scary movie buff or someone who still can't figure out why people like scary movies, there is a lot of variety out there.
If you're a true movie buff, discount DVDs can help you keep your household budget under control.
If you're an avid movie buff, discount portable DVD players let you enjoy your favorite films wherever you go.
This method involves a warm, damp cloth to buff the polish onto the shoe.
You can also put the polish on as usual, then add a few drops of water to the shoe as needed when the polish dries; then buff.
Using a soft cloth, apply some polish to the shoe and begin to buff.
When you begin to buff, do so in circular motions.
It doesn't take a history buff to recall the numerous events that plagued the '60s.
You needn't be an astronomy buff to appreciate the aesthetics and meaning of Leo tattoos.
If you're a sports buff, the Caravelle Sport watch is water resistant and well-suited for an active day (or night).
If you are a history buff, a math sleuth, or know another language, set up a tutoring service to help students get their homework done.
Buff the floor with a soft cloth or dry mop to restore its sheen.
If necessary, use a fine wool pad and buff the stained area carefully - this will remove the top layer of finish on the floor, but it will also remove minor stains.
Lambs-wool mops have natural oils in them, which make them great tools to use to buff and polish your high gloss hardwood floors.
Generally when using store bought silver polishing cream you will use a damp soft cloth to spread the cream on the piece and then use the cloth to buff off the tarnish.
It is recommended to buff silver in a straight back and forth motion, not circular.
This is best for the fitness buff who works out a minimum of five days per week.
Other exercisers simply find it freeing to be without tight fitting, sweaty gym clothes and that workouts in the buff are empowering to their self-image.
They often feature an extremely buff and fit individual, who swears that the secret to his or her fitness success can be attributed to the advertised product.
For instance, if you want buff arms and shoulders, but you're only looking to tone your legs, you may end up training your upper body for strength, and your lower body for endurance.
Be sure to check out their smooth Second Skin Satin® line for everyday styles and colors (white, ivory, buff, black, and whisper pink).
The color choices are buff, nude, cocoa and black and they cost $20.
Comes in buff, nude, cocoa and black and costs $28.
Many people feel a little shy when it comes to being in the buff with a lover.
Additionally, if you feel a bit shy about strutting into the bedroom completely in the buff, this wisp of fabric can help you gain a bit more confidence.
Not quite the quality you would need if you're a movie buff, but sufficient for taking on long trips to stave off boredom.
For a history buff, plan a party with a history theme and provide food items from each decade of his life.
Ripley's strength of will and buff physique launched a new style in female action adventure heroine.
He became an opera buff, a pursuit that lasted throughout the series.
Vampire art will appeal to you, if you are into Bram Stoker's "Dracula", Anne Rice's wide array of vampire novels, one of the millions of Twilight fans or a history buff.
Regardless of if you are a fan of the new sensations Twilight or True Blood; a fan of vampire literature from Ann Rice or Bram Stoker; or even if you are a history buff there is a form of vampire art for you.
If you are a Star Wars buff, you'll find it fascinating to see where the Star Wars sound effects originated.
If you like the natural look, you can simply buff your toenails lightly for a shiny, healthy look.
Buff lightly over the entire nail face, removing the sheen of the nails.
Once the nails are dry, buff and file until smooth.
To fill in nails, simply buff and file nails and then follow steps 7 through 14.
By June of 1780, officers in the Continental Army wore blue coats with yellow buttons that were lined with buff.
The coats also bore two white epaulets and were worn with white or buff breeches and waistcoats.
Thenceforth Seto became the headquarters of the manufacture of cha-no-yu utensils, and many of the tiny pieces turned out there deserve high admiration, their technique being perfect, and their mahogany, russet-brown, amber and buff glazes showing wonderful lustre and richness.
From this period date most of the specimens best known outside Japan cleverly modelled figures of mythological beings and animals covered with lustrous variegated glazes, the general colors being grey or buff, with tints of green, chocolate, brown and sometimes blue.