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Definition for poof (2 of 2)
noun British Slang.
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Example sentences from the Web for poof
You believe that your body can make everything good; just one glimpse of your sculpted, toned beauty and—poof!
The magic of landing my first role on Broadway went “poof” in a matter of a few weeks.
Sure, the initial poof would seem pretty spectacular—car crashes, mothers sobbing over their strollers, that sort of stuff.‘The Leftovers’ Review: A Fever Dream You Can’t Wake Up From|Andrew Romano|June 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Someone wins an election and, poof, they are a candidate for vice president.Scott Walker May Be the GOP’s New Darling, but There’s No Way He’ll Be on Romney’s Ticket|Mark McKinnon|June 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And poof, the horrifying details of violent forced sex disappear.
Poof—crack—bang, went off another explosion; and up bounced Old Hellyer, as if a catapult had been applied below his seat.On Board the Esmeralda|John Conroy Hutcheson
You are not in the habit of discussing your love affairs quite so generously as I. Poof!West Wind Drift|George Barr McCutcheon
"Poof to United States," said the little man, snapping his fingers.A Voyage with Captain Dynamite|Charles Edward Rich
He had volunteered this service and accomplish it he must, in face of all obstacles, or poof!The Carpet from Bagdad|Harold MacGrath
Thinking of fresh yams and fruit, I pulled off the leaves, and there—poof!Tropic Days|E. J. Banfield