huff

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huff

noun

Definition of HUFF

1
a state of nervous or irritated concern <was in a huff because everyone was running late and the hot breakfast she had prepared was getting cold>
2
an outburst or display of excited anger <gets all in a huff every time anyone makes the slightest criticism>
Synonyms blowup, explosion, fireworks, fit, hissy [chiefly Southern & southern Midland], hissy fit, huff, scene
3
the feeling of being offended or resentful after a slight or indignity <left the restaurant in a huff after waiting 15 minutes to be seated>
Synonyms dudgeon, huff, miff, offense (or offence), peeve, resentment, umbrage

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