Textual thesaurus for "puff"

(adj) puffed

gathered for protruding fullness

puff sleeves

(noun) blow

forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth

he gave his nose a loud blow; he blew out all the candles with a single puff

(noun) drag, pull

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

(noun) pouf, pouffe, ottoman, hassock

thick cushion used as a seat

(noun) powderpuff

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

(noun) quilt, comfort, comforter

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

(noun) puff of air, whiff

a short light gust of air

(verb) heave, gasp, pant

breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted

The runners reached the finish line, panting heavily

(verb) huff, chuff

blow hard and loudly

he huffed and puffed as he made his way up the mountain

(verb) blow up, puff out, puff up

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

puffed out chests

(verb) puff up

praise extravagantly

The critics puffed up this Broadway production

(verb) whiff

smoke and exhale strongly

puff a cigar; whiff a pipe

(verb) drag, draw

suck in or take (air)

draw a deep breath; draw on a cigarette