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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bouffant, puffyadjective

    being puffed out; used of hair style or clothing

    "a bouffant skirt"

    gusty, tumid, turgid, tumescent, bouffant, intumescent

    small, calm, healthy, little

  2. puffy, intumescent, tumescent, tumid, turgidadjective

    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"

    turgid, tumid, declamatory, intumescent, orotund, gusty, large, erect, bouffant, bombastic, tumescent

    small, calm, little, healthy

  3. gusty, puffyadjective

    blowing in puffs or short intermittent blasts

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

    gusty, tumid, turgid, tumescent, bouffant, intumescent

    small, little, healthy, calm

Editors Contribution

  1. poofey

    poofey is a mispernunciation of this word

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. puffyadjective

    swelled, swollen, tumid

  2. puffyadjective

    bombastic, inflated, extravagant, turgid, tumid, pompous

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "puffy":

    inflated, swollen

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  1. 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.

  2. Alec Baldwin:

    I am at the airport and I am about to go on a trip to go do a little job and I am, as I often am, miserable. I'm very sad whenever I leave my family, i'm sorry my eyes are still so puffy. I'm not sleeping.

  3. Jennifer Lopez:

    You and Mase are like his heroes, OK ? it's like every party we do, anything we do, it's like' Put on Puffy and Mase.'.

  4. 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.

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