verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of huff
Example sentences from the Web for huff
“When a party is in the minority, it has to add, not subtract,” huffed Jennifer Rubin.The Bill Clinton and DLC Model For Reinventing the Republican Party|Will Marshall|March 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Germans have huffed and puffed but always caved in, in the end.
“The cumulative delay across the three sites totaled 999 days,” a Silverstein spokesman huffed in August.
So he huffed, and he puffed, and he blew his house in, and ate up the little Pig.The Golden Goose Book|L. Leslie Brooke
Ye needn't get huffed if we don't tell ye all the startlin' things!My Lady of the Chimney Corner|Alexander Irvine
He was huffed because you would not take the trouble to cross the lake to speak to him yourself.J. S. Le Fanu's Ghostly Tales, Volume 3|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
That is, it did if youre sure youre not huffed about it, Dick.Quarter-Back Bates|Ralph Henry Barbour
Well, he huffed and he puffed, and he huffed and he puffed, and he puffed and he huffed; but he could not get the house down.Cole's Funny Picture Book No. 1|Edward William Cole
British Dictionary definitions for huff
Derived forms of huffhuffish or huffy, adjectivehuffily or huffishly, adverbhuffiness or huffishness, noun
Word Origin for huff
Idioms and Phrases with huff
In addition to the idiom beginning with huff
- huff and puff
- in a huff