huf·​fle | \ ˈhəfəl \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of huffle

 (Entry 1 of 2)

now dialectal, England
: to blow in gusts the winds do huffle queerer tonight than ever afore— Thomas Hardy

huffle

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of huffle (Entry 2 of 2)

: gust five haggard pines … knuckle together against the huffles of wind— Leah B. Drake

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History and Etymology for huffle

Intransitive verb

huff entry 1 + -le

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“Huffle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/huffle. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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