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huffish

[ huhf-ish ]
/ ˈhʌf ɪʃ /
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adjective
peevish; irritable.
swaggering; insolent; bullying.
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Origin of huffish

First recorded in 1745–55; huff + -ish1

OTHER WORDS FROM huffish

huff·ish·ly, adverbhuff·ish·ness, noun

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