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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bouffant, puffyadjective

    being puffed out; used of hair style or clothing

    "a bouffant skirt"

    Synonyms:
    gusty, tumid, turgid, tumescent, bouffant, intumescent

    Antonyms:
    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"

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

    Antonyms:
    small, calm, little, healthy

  3. gusty, puffyadjective

    blowing in puffs or short intermittent blasts

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

    Synonyms:
    gusty, tumid, turgid, tumescent, bouffant, intumescent

    Antonyms:
    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

    Synonyms:
    swelled, swollen, tumid

  2. puffyadjective

    Synonyms:
    bombastic, inflated, extravagant, turgid, tumid, pompous

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "puffy":

    inflated, swollen

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#12599puffy
#17242erect
#21156swollen
#25118inflated
#66678gusty
#79267bombastic
#101442tumescent
#115955turgid
#161968bouffant
#170092intumescent
#290105declamatory

How to use puffy in a sentence?

  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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