Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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CUMBLUFF, adj. In phr. to look cumbluff, “to have the appearance of stupefaction” (Per. 1825 Jam.2).

[Cum-, pref., q.v. The second element may be the same as Bluff, n., or as in Bluffleheaded, q.v.]

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"Cumbluff adj.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 16 Feb 2019 <>



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