Definition of bumf noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(also bumph) noun
BrE BrE//bʌmf//
; NAmE NAmE//bʌmf//
[uncountable] (British English, informal)
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written information, especially advertisements, official documents, forms, etc., that seem boring or unnecessary He threw away my letter, thinking it was just more election bumf. Word Originlate 19th cent.: abbreviation of slang bum-fodder, in the same sense.