1. A sharp exhalation of a small amount of breath through the mouth.
  2. The ability to breathe easily while exerting oneself.
    out of puff
  3. A small quantity of gas or smoke in the air.
    puff of smoke
  4. An act of inhaling smoke from a cigarette, cigar or pipe.
  5. A flamboyant or alluring statement about an object's quality.
  6. A puffball.
  7. A powder puff.
  8. The drug cannabis.
  9. A light cake filled with cream, cream cheese, etc.
    cream puff
  10. a homosexual; a poof
  11. life


  1. To emit smoke, gas, etc., in puffs.
  2. To pant.
  3. To advertise.
  4. To blow as an expression of scorn.
  5. To swell with air; to be dilated or inflated.
  6. To breathe in a swelling, inflated, or pompous manner; hence, to assume importance.
  7. To drive with a puff, or with puffs.
  8. To repel with words; to blow at contemptuously.
  9. To cause to swell or dilate; to inflate.
    a bladder puffed with air
  10. To inflate with pride, flattery, self-esteem, etc.; often with up.
  11. To praise with exaggeration; to flatter; to call public attention to by praises; to praise unduly.

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