Home : Slang Terms : What does Buff mean?

Buff

Meaning Strengthen
Definition

A term that means to enhance or strengthen something in a multiplayer game, such as increasing a game unit's damage; means the opposite of nerf; can also refer to "buffs," which are temporary spells or abilities that enhance a character's attack or defense capabilities.

Example
"IMO, Blizzard seriously needs to buff Protoss in the next patch."
Related
Terms
Usage
Rating
3.0 (1 Vote)
Updated July 7, 2014

Buff definition

This page explains what the slang term "Buff" means. The definition, example, and related terms listed above have been written and compiled by the Slangit team.

We are constantly updating our database with new slang terms, acronyms, and abbreviations. If you would like to suggest a term or an update to an exisiting one, please let us know!