HUFF MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Huff Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A boaster; one swelled with a false opinion of his own value or importance.
  2. (v. t.) To swell; to enlarge; to puff up; as, huffed up with air.
  3. (v. i.) To bluster or swell with anger, pride, or arrogance; to storm; to take offense.
  4. (v. t.) To remove from the board (the piece which could have captured an opposing piece). See Huff, v. i., 3.
  5. (v. i.) To remove from the board a man which could have captured a piece but has not done so; -- so called because it was the habit to blow upon the piece.
  6. (v. i.) To enlarge; to swell up; as, bread huffs.
  7. (v. t.) To treat with insolence and arrogance; to chide or rebuke with insolence; to hector; to bully.
  8. (n.) A swell of sudden anger or arrogance; a fit of disappointment and petulance or anger; a rage.


Synonyms:
Chuff, Miff, Puff, Snort,

• Huffer Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A bully; a blusterer.


• Huffingly Definition & Synonyms

  1. (adv.) Blusteringly; arrogantly.


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