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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bouffant, puffy(adj)

    being puffed out; used of hair style or clothing

    "a bouffant skirt"

  2. puffy, intumescent, tumescent, tumid, turgid(adj)

    abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas

    "hungry children with bloated stomachs"; "he had a grossly distended stomach"; "eyes with puffed (or puffy) lids"; "swollen hands"; "tumescent tissue"; "puffy tumid flesh"

  3. gusty, puffy(adj)

    blowing in puffs or short intermittent blasts

    "puffy off-shore winds"; "gusty winds "


  1. puffy(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to puffs or puffiness; being pillow-like, exhibiting swelling, inflated

  2. puffy(Adjective)

    Speaking or writing in an exaggeratedly eloquent and self-important manner

Webster Dictionary

  1. Puffy(adj)

    swelled with air, or any soft matter; tumid with a soft substance; bloated; fleshy; as, a puffy tumor

  2. Puffy(adj)

    hence, inflated; bombastic; as, a puffy style

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of puffy in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of puffy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of puffy in a Sentence

  1. Tamara Duker Freuman:

    Excess sodium can cause fluid retention [ not bloating per se ] and can give a' puffy' appearance, but more so in the face and extremities than in the abdomen.

  2. Heather Knutson:

    The real problem is that these cloud layers are hiding the atmospheric absorption signals we are trying to measure, in some cases, high-altitude clouds can make a small planet with a puffy, hydrogen-rich atmosphere look like it has a much more compact atmosphere made of heavier gases, such as water or carbon dioxide.

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