in a huff

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in a huff

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

Word by Word Definitions

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

  2. : to proceed with labored breathing

  3. : to make empty threats : bluster

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


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