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Synonyms for puff

smoke

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breathe heavily

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drag

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puff something out or up

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an inhalation, as of a cigar, pipe, or cigarette

to be in a state of motion, as air

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to breathe hard

to increase or seek to increase the importance or reputation of by favorable publicity

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a short light gust of air

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a light inflated pastry or puff shell

exaggerated praise (as for promotional purposes)

bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together

a soft spherical object made from fluffy fibers

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thick cushion used as a seat

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a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke)

forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth

smoke and exhale strongly

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suck in or take (air)

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breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted

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make proud or conceited

praise extravagantly

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speak in a blustering or scornful manner

to swell or cause to enlarge, "Her faced puffed up from the drugs"

blow hard and loudly

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gathered for protruding fullness

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We have put a lot of research into the design and function of The Lux Puff," explains founder Theresa Collins.
INGREDIENTS Leftover puff pastry Egg yolk, beaten Sea salt Sesame seeds Black onion seeds (available from all supermarkets) 1 Roll out the pastry and then cut out your biscuits in whatever shape you fancy - although I do think these stars look particularly lovely.
But rapper, businessman and actor Puff - real name Sean Combs, 43 - denied it was another switch.
In January Puff said the town could save around $76,000 if it switches its health insurance plans to GIC.
If Puff were not frolicking, but surfing at Hell's Mouth, or Whistling Sands and looking forward to the midnight beach BBQ, would anyone but locals and fellow surfers know the locations, which are in fact on the Lleyn Peninsula?
Puff represents an all-round success for Gay and Annette O'Callaghan's Yeomanstown Stud in Naas, County Kildare, which not only bred the filly but stands her young sire, Camacho, at its sister operation, Morristown Lattin Stud.
Puff sleeves look hot as long as you keep the look between cute to fluffy or smart and sophisticated.
For the puff pastry discs; Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Based on and featuring the charttopping and well-loved song by Peter, Paul and Mary, Puff the Magic Dragon is a collection of three tales, retelling the charming and uplifting adventures of a magical Dragon named Puff and how he helps children cope with their fears, insecurities and creativity.
Spoon 1/4 of potato-fish mixture onto each of the 4 puff pastry pieces and make a log of the fish mixture down the center.
To puff the seeds, the researchers applied different combinations of barrel temperature (250 C to 290 C) and screw speed (75 rpm to 150 rpm) at a constant feed rate of 16 g per minute to 18 g per minute.
Yocona Puff Adder Gerald Inmon Taylor House Publishing 1739 University Avenue, PMB 340, Oxfortd, MS 38655 0977486435 $27.
By Helmut Puff (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003.
He and his colleagues could determine this number because whenever a dust particle strikes Cassini, the impact produces a puff of ionized gas.