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puffed

adjective

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enlarged beyond normal from internal pressure
  • her eyelid was so puffed she couldn't see with that eye

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puffed

verb
past tense of puff

Synonyms & Antonyms of puffed (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to breathe hard, quickly, or with difficulty
  • he came running up the stairs puffing and wheezing

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2 to praise too much
  • a talk show host who can be counted on to puff up the celebrities who readily consent to be interviewed

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“Puffed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/puffed. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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