Definition of pluck-buffet in US English:

pluck-buffet

noun

rare, historical
  • Probably: an archery contest, in which the loser received a buffet or blow from the winner.

Origin

Early 16th century; earliest use found in Gest Robyn Hode. From pluck + buffet.

Pronunciation

pluck-buffet

/plʌkˈbʌfɪt/