Definition of puff out
- She puffed her cheeks out and blew out the candles.
- A gust of wind puffed out the boat's sails.
: to blow in short gusts
: to exhale forcibly
: to breathe hard : pant
: an act or instance of puffing : whiff
: a slight explosive sound accompanying a puff
: a perceptible cloud or aura emitted in a puff
: of, relating to, or designed for promotion or flattery
: in a direction away from the inside or center
: from among others
: eject, oust
: to identify publicly as being such secretly
: to become publicly known
used as a function word to indicate an outward movement
: situated outside : external
: situated at a distance : outlying
: one who is out of office or power or on the outside
: an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball
: in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats
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