bluff

67 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[blˈʌf], [blˈʌf], [b_l_ˈʌ_f]

Synonyms:

cliff (noun)

boulder, cliff, crag, escarpment, palisade, precipice, reef, rock, stone, wall.

pretension (noun)

affectation, air, artificiality, charade, deceit, device, facade, fakery, falseness, forgery, fraud, front, gimmick, guise, imitation, impersonation, imposture, mannerism, ostentation, pretense, pretension.

boast (verb)

Lord, aggrandize, blow, bluster, boast, brag, cock-a-doodle-doo, crow, flaunt, gloat, parade, peacock, pontificate, prance, preen, saunter, strut, swagger, vaunt.

pretend (verb)

affect, claim, counterfeit, cover, deceive, defraud, disguise, fake, falsify, forge, imitate, impersonate, masquerade, pose, pretend, show, stage.

Rhymes for Bluff:

  1. muff, scuff, snuff, cuff, rough, puff, fluff, gruff, slough, tough, guff, luff, ruff, buff, tuff, stuff, huff;
  2. rebuff, enough;

Quotes for Bluff:

  1. When people are taken out of their depths they lose their heads, no matter how charming a bluff they may put up. F. Scott Fitzgerald.
  2. The whole world is run on bluff Marcus Garvey.
  3. Obstacles are like wild animals. They are cowards but they will bluff you if they can. If they see you are afraid of them... they are liable to spring upon you; but if you look them squarely in the eye, they will slink out of sight. Orison Swett Marden.

Idioms of Bluff:

  1. call sm's bluff
  2. bluff your way;
  3. call your bluff