noun puff·ery \ˈpə-f(ə-)rē\

Definition of PUFFERY

:  exaggerated commendation especially for promotional purposes :  hype

Examples of PUFFERY

  1. <the newspaper's local stories are often thinly disguised puffery for area businesses>

First Known Use of PUFFERY



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