A swell of sudden anger or arrogance a fit of disappointment and petulance or anger a rage
- To enlarge to distend as breads huffs
- To swell to enlarge to puff up as huffed up with air
- inhale leisure drugs
- blow-hard and loudly
- a situation of irritation or irritation
- To enlarge; to enlarge; to smoke up; because, huffed up with air.
- To treat with insolence and arrogance; to chide or rebuke with insolence; to hector; to bully.
- to eliminate from board (the piece which could have grabbed an opposing piece). See Huff, v. i., 3.
- To expand; to distend; as, loaves of bread huffs.
- To bluster or swell with fury, pleasure, or arrogance; to storm; to just take offense.
- to get rid of through the board a man which may have captured au000du000a piece but has not yet done so; -- so named since it was the practice tou000du000a blow upon the piece.
- A swell of sudden fury or arrogance; a fit of dissatisfaction and petulance or fury; a rage.
- A boaster; one swelled with a false opinion of his or her own value or relevance.
mid-15c., evidently imitative of exhaling. Extended sense of "bluster with indignation" is attested from 1590s. Related: Huffed; huffing. As a slang term for a form of narcotics punishment, by 1996. As a noun from 1590s; to go out of in a huff is recorded from 1778. Popular terms for "strong alcohol or ale" noted from 1577 include huff cap along with mad dog and dragon's milk.
(v. t.) To enlarge; to expand; to puff up; because, huffed with environment.
- (v. t.) To treat with insolence and arrogance; to chide or rebuke with insolence; to hector; to bully.
- (v. i.) To expand; to inflame; since, breads huffs.
- (v. i.) To bluster or swell with anger, pride, or arrogance; to storm; to simply take offense.
- (v. i.) to eliminate through the board a person which could have captured a bit but has not done so; -- so named given that it ended up being the habit to blow upon the piece.
- (letter.) A swell of unexpected anger or arrogance; a fit of dissatisfaction and petulance or anger; a rage.
- (n.) A boaster; one swelled with a false opinion of his very own value or value.
The first free travelling library in the state was established here in 1896 by James Huff Stout.