puff out

Definition of puff out

  1. :  to make (something) larger and rounder by filling it with air She puffed her cheeks out and blew out the candles. A gust of wind puffed out the boat's sails.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to blow in short gusts

    :  to exhale forcibly

    :  to breathe hard :  pant

  1. :  an act or instance of puffing :  whiff

    :  a slight explosive sound accompanying a puff

    :  a perceptible cloud or aura emitted in a puff

  1. :  of, relating to, or designed for promotion or flattery

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  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

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