- of, resembling, or covered with fluff.
- light or airy: a fluffy cake.
- having little or no intellectual weight; superficial or frivolous: fluffy thinking.
Origin of fluffy
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Related Wordscreamy, gossamer, feathery, silky, downy, fleecy, flocculent, pile, featherlike, flossy, linty, velutinous
Examples from the Web for fluffy
In the bowl of an electric mixer, cream the butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy.Make ‘The Chew’s’ Carla Hall’s Sticky Toffee Pudding
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The penguins are revealed to be fluffy toy penguins in the final frame.How Monty The Penguin Won Christmas: Britain’s Epic, Emotional Commercials
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“Pillows are ‘light,’ ‘fluffy,’ and may detract from our message,” she wrote.Is Columbia Failing Campus Rape Victims?
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LDL particles come in various sizes, with small, dense LDL being more harmful than light, fluffy LDL.The AHA’s Absurd Saturated Fat Obsession
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The fur was fun, fantastic, and fluffy, with rich design elements and juxtaposing patterns and textures.Valentino, Chanel, and Alexander McQueen at Paris Fashion Week
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Then with added mischief: “And your hair is simply as fluffy as—as a feather duster.”The Law-Breakers
Fluffy, tell Downy the little story I told you the other day, about the sunbeam.
So then Fluffy went for a walk with the other dolls, but I had to darn a hole in my stocking.
And I want you to be helpless––if you can; and fluffy––if you will!The Gorgeous Girl
How pretty they were with their pink feet and fluffy white feathers!
- of, resembling, or covered with fluff
- soft and lightfluffy hair
- sentimental or overromantic; not very intelligent
- characterized by nonviolent methodsfluffy environmentalist protestors
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Word Origin and History for fluffy
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