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Synonyms for buffer
ˈbʌf ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. buffer(noun)

    (chemistry) an ionic compound that resists changes in its pH

    Synonyms:
    fender, cowcatcher, buffer zone, polisher, buffer store, buffer storage, buff, pilot

  2. buffer zone, buffer(noun)

    a neutral zone between two rival powers that is created in order to diminish the danger of conflict

    Synonyms:
    fender, cowcatcher, buffer zone, pilot, buffer store, buffer storage, polisher, buff

  3. fender, buffer, cowcatcher, pilot(noun)

    an inclined metal frame at the front of a locomotive to clear the track

    Synonyms:
    buff, pilot film, pilot light, pilot burner, pilot program, airplane pilot, original, buffer zone, polisher, cowcatcher, pilot, archetype, fender, buffer storage, wing, buffer store

  4. buffer, buffer storage, buffer store(noun)

    (computer science) a part of RAM used for temporary storage of data that is waiting to be sent to a device; used to compensate for differences in the rate of flow of data between components of a computer system

    Synonyms:
    fender, cowcatcher, buffer zone, polisher, buffer store, buffer storage, buff, pilot

  5. buffer, polisher(noun)

    a power tool used to buff surfaces

    Synonyms:
    fender, cowcatcher, buffer zone, polisher, buffer store, buffer storage, buff, pilot

  6. buffer, fender(noun)

    a cushion-like device that reduces shock due to an impact

    Synonyms:
    fender, cowcatcher, buffer zone, polisher, buffer store, buffer storage, buff, pilot, wing

  7. buff, buffer(verb)

    an implement consisting of soft material mounted on a block; used for polishing (as in manicuring)

    Synonyms:
    fender, cowcatcher, pilot, polisher, buffer zone, devotee, lover, caramel brown, raw sienna, fan, yellowish brown, buff, buffer storage, buffer store, caramel

  8. buffer(verb)

    add a buffer (a solution)

    "buffered saline solution for the eyes"

    Synonyms:
    cushion, soften

  9. cushion, buffer, soften(verb)

    protect from impact

    "cushion the blow"

    Synonyms:
    relent, soften, yield, moderate, cushion, mince, break, damp, weaken, dampen

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How to use buffer in a sentence?

  1. David Peterson:

    When you have five or more inches of water in a day or two, it does n’t buffer the impact of the rain on the soil.

  2. Sajad Jiyad:

    Turkey sees Mosul and northern Iraq as a sphere of influence, a buffer zone, an area where it needs to have a military presence, they feel they need to be in control of that border area between Iraq, Turkey and Syria, or at least know what's going on.

  3. Lee Jin-yang:

    The stronger external balances should provide Northeast Asian currencies with some comfort and buffer versus their Southeast Asian peers over the longer run.

  4. Peter Schnall:

    Social support is a very important buffer against stress, when your supervisors and your co-workers are trying to all do things together, then you’re getting a lot of social support — and the job is less stressful.

  5. Francine Bardole:

    In this buffer solution are the skin cells from those who have touched the evidence.


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