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puffing

verb
present participle of puff

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

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puffery

puffing

puffing (up)

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“Puffing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/puffing. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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