Adjective "Puffed Up" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Puffed Up


    Definition:

    noun

    1. a short, quick blast, as of wind or breath.

    2. an abrupt emission of air, smoke, vapor, etc.

    3. an act of inhaling and exhaling, as on a cigarette or pipe; whiff.

    4. the sound of an abrupt emission of air, vapor, etc.

    5. a small quantity of vapor, smoke, etc., emitted at one blast.

    6. an inflated or distended part of a thing; swelling; protuberance.

    7. a form of light pastry with a filling of cream, jam, or the like.

    8. a portion of material gathered and held down at the edges bu

    Origin:
    puff

    Examples:

    "promises can be puffed up."

    "wheats can be puffed up."

    "souls can be puffed up."

    "snowflakes can be puffed up."

    "problems can be puffed up."

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