as in arrogant
having a feeling of superiority that shows itself in an overbearing attitude he's been acting very huffy ever since he was named head of the department

Synonyms & Similar Words

Antonyms & Near Antonyms

Thesaurus Entries Near huffy

Cite this Entry

“Huffy.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

More from Merriam-Webster on huffy

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!