huffish

[ huhf-ish ]
/ ˈhʌf ɪʃ /

adjective

peevish; irritable.
swaggering; insolent; bullying.

Nearby words

  1. hueytown,
  2. huff,
  3. huff and puff,
  4. huff-duff,
  5. huffing,
  6. huffishly,
  7. huffy,
  8. hufuf,
  9. hug,
  10. hug-me-tight

Origin of huffish

First recorded in 1745–55; huff + -ish1

Related formshuff·ish·ly, adverbhuff·ish·ness, noun

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