Definition - puff

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  1. breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted; "The runners reached the finish line, panting heavily"
  2. blow hard and loudly; "he huffed and puffed as he made his way up the mountain"
  3. to swell or cause to enlarge, "Her faced puffed up from the drugs"; "puffed out chests"
  4. speak in a blustering or scornful manner; "A puffing kind of man"
  5. praise extravagantly; "The critics puffed up this Broadway production"
  6. smoke and exhale strongly; "puff a cigar"; "whiff a pipe"
  7. forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth; "he gave his nose a loud blow"; "he blew out all the candles with a single puff"
  8. suck in or take (air); "draw a deep breath"; "draw on a cigarette"
  9. a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke); "he took a puff on his pipe"; "he took a drag on his cigarette and expelled the smoke slowly"
  10. make proud or conceited; "The sudden fame puffed her ego"
  11. gathered for protruding fullness; "puff sleeves" <

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