A quick, sharp blow, especially with the hand
To hit heavily and repeatedly with violent blows
To hit with a quick, sharp blow of the hand
A cupboard or table
A meal at which guests serve themselves
A bar stood in one corner and a buffet table in another.
A breakfast buffet lined one end of the cafeteria, with brown-robed women moving in between the food and the kitchen.
"Yes," she replied, her gaze going from him to the grand buffet in the center of the dining room.
One buffet table sagged beneath the weight of five kegs while another held food wrapped in cellophane and tinfoil.
Well, there I might live, I said; and there I did live, for an hour, a summer and a winter life; saw how I could let the years run off, buffet the winter through, and see the spring come in.