in a huff

Definition of in a huff

  1. :  in an angry or annoyed state They argued and she left in a huff.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to emit puffs (as of breath or steam)

    :  to proceed with labored breathing

    :  to make empty threats :  bluster

  1. :  a usually peevish and transitory spell of anger or resentment

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