A striking with the hand
- repeated heavy blows
- of Buffet
- A striking using the hand.
- A succession of blows; continued violence, as of winds or waves; afflictions; adversity.
(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Buffet
- (letter.) A striking with the hand.
- (n.) A succession of hits; continued assault, at the time of winds or waves; afflictions; adversity.
After two years of painful search and much buffeting by demons he finds Barlaam.