1. [Noun]: bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together

2. [Noun]: a light inflated pastry or puff shell

3. [Noun]: a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke); "he took a puff on his pipe"; "he took a drag on his cigarette and expelled the smoke slowly"

4. [Noun]: a soft spherical object made from fluffy fibers; for applying powder to the skin

5. [Noun]: exaggerated praise (as for promotional purposes)

6. [Noun]: a short light gust of air

7. [Noun]: forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth; "he gave his nose a loud blow"; "he blew out all the candles with a single puff"

8. [Noun]: thick cushion used as a seat

9. gathered for protruding fullness; "puff sleeves"

10. [Verb]: breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted; "The runners reached the finish line, panting heavily"

11. [Verb]: to swell or cause to enlarge, "Her faced puffed up from the drugs"

12. [Verb]: praise extravagantly; "The critics puffed up this Broadway production"

13. [Verb]: suck in or take (air); "draw a deep breath"; "draw on a cigarette"

14. [Verb]: blow hard and loudly; "he huffed and puffed as he made his way up the mountain"

15. [Verb]: speak in a blustering or scornful manner; "A puffing kind of man"

16. [Verb]: smoke and exhale strongly; "puff a cigar"; "whiff a pipe"

17. [Verb]: make proud or conceited; "The sudden fame puffed her ego"

Similar words to 'puff'

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