Choose language
    Synonyms and Definitions

    Use "puff" in a sentence

    puff example sentences





    1. The blonde snapped her fingers again and the cage disappeared in a puff of magician's smoke, allowing the two lovers to embrace for the very first time

    2. He clearly finds the concept of what he calls a big white powder puff of a wedding dress appalling but, until he knows how I feel about it, is trying to suppress his feelings

    3. a puff on his inhaler, took a long gulp of his life restoring tea and

    4. in a puff of smoke

    5. fingers again and the cage disappeared in a puff of magician's

    6. He needed to sit down and have a puff of life’s essential element

    7. I don’t know how long I stared out at a puff of cloud low in the sky

    8. puff of air, as if from the mouth of an exhausted horse

    9. Decide whether you are committed to this relationship or whether you first want to bed a few more of the willing young sluts out there!” With those words she jumped up and stomped out in a huff and a puff, a whiff of her sweet perfume teasing his nostrils

    10. In suggesting such, I by no means have in mind the puff piece of John Kennedy"s time in office, by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr: the egregious „One Thousand Days

    1. The Marchese leaned back and puffed on his cigar

    2. A haughty spirit has caused some Christians to be puffed up and high-minded wanting to

    3. letter to the church at Corinth, Paul said that love is never puffed up

    4. “Love suffers long and is kind; love does not envy; love does not parade itself, is not puffed up” (1 Corinthians 13:4) NKJV

    5. bowl of puffed rice in the courtyards was a common

    6. "They never give up," she puffed on

    7. On a branch, puffed up against the cold,

    8. except that he puffed and he blew and he managed, with the help of the Speaker, to finish his speech

    9. “Whew,” Heymon puffed his cheeks

    10. except that he puffed and he blew and he managed, with

    1. The man in black paused for a second, and then stood up again, puffing out his

    2. She rushed up to the cave and burst in huffing and puffing

    3. After some serious puffing and panting, we eventually arranged them around a bench in the departure lounge where she settled like an old mother hen on her eggs

    4. On the track outside, one of them paced up and down, puffing at his cigarette while watching his colleague talking into his mobile

    5. Thirty minutes later Brent was huffing and puffing and not making much progress

    6. He was puffing by the time he got there

    7. Alcock was simply watching impassively the scene before them, puffing his pipe and keeping an eye on the conductor as he monitored the ingress and egress of passengers and luggage on and off his train

    8. He was puffing half a flight into it

    9. What matter were those figments of some computer’s imagination, puffing about their silly tribal pecking orders when he was standing on a world which had outgrown such savagery thousands of years in the past?

    10. puffing out my chest and throwing a look of triumph at

    1. He’d bitch about his feet the whole time but then she’d talk bollocks about how they were going to live in a hot air balloon, raining cream puffs on the general population

    2. She smiles at him, puffs her cigarette

    3. (puffs out his chest)

    4. Dave puffs out his cheeks and looks across at Carol, who is studying the attractions stacked in a wooden leaflet holder; World of Barometers, Cobbler Honey Farm, Tractorland, Gnome From Gnome

    5. in his head came out only in puffs of gibberish

    6. That halloween lantern of a sun hung high above it and puffs of purple cloud leaked in around the edge

    7. ‘One or two puffs is about my limit

    8. He puffs up his chest, flexes his biceps

    9. His hopes that the man would leave upon getting his smoke vanished, as he kept standing there next to him, blowing puffs of smoke into the air

    10. Fires sprang up and died down just as quickly in a random pattern across the campus, puffs of different coloured smoke filled the air

    Show more examples

    Synonyms for "puff"

    blow puff drag pull hassock ottoman pouf pouffe powderpuff comfort comforter quilt puff of air whiff gasp heave pant chuff huff blow up puff out puff up draw puffed gust breath wisp blurb puffing exhale commend admire praise congratulate swell distend enlarge

    "puff" definitions

    a short light gust of air

    a light inflated pastry or puff shell

    exaggerated praise (as for promotional purposes)

    bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together

    a soft spherical object made from fluffy fibers; for applying powder to the skin

    thick cushion used as a seat

    a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke)

    forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth

    smoke and exhale strongly

    suck in or take (air)

    breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted

    make proud or conceited

    praise extravagantly

    speak in a blustering or scornful manner

    to swell or cause to enlarge

    blow hard and loudly

    gathered for protruding fullness