Explicație puff în Dicționarul Englez Englez

puff

(pəf )

substantiv
forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth
"he gave his nose a loud blow"
"he blew out all the candles with a single puff"

substantiv
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"

substantiv
thick cushion used as a seat
substantiv
a soft spherical object made from fluffy fibers
for applying powder to the skin
substantiv
bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together
substantiv
exaggerated praise (as for promotional purposes)
substantiv
a light inflated pastry or puff shell
substantiv
a short light gust of air
verb
breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted
"The runners reached the finish line, panting heavily"

verb
blow hard and loudly
"he huffed and puffed as he made his way up the mountain"

verb
to swell or cause to enlarge,
"Her faced puffed up from the drugs"

verb
speak in a blustering or scornful manner
"A puffing kind of man"

verb
praise extravagantly
"The critics puffed up this Broadway production"

verb
smoke and exhale strongly
"puff a cigar"
"whiff a pipe"

verb
suck in or take (air)
"draw a deep breath"
"draw on a cigarette"

verb
make proud or conceited
"The sudden fame puffed her ego"

adjectiv
gathered for protruding fullness
"puff sleeves"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) blow, comforter, drag, hassock, ottoman, pull, quilt, whiff
(verb) draw, gasp, heave, huff, pant