Definitions For Puff


  • Forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth
  • A slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke)
  • Thick cushion used as a seat
  • A soft spherical object made from fluffy fibers; for applying powder to the skin
  • Bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together
  • Exaggerated praise (as for promotional purposes)
  • A light inflated pastry or puff shell
  • A short light gust of air
  • An act of breathing something (such as smoke or medicine) into your lungs
  • A movement of gas, smoke, or air that can be seen or felt
  • A light, round pastry that contains a sweet filling


  • Breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted
  • Blow hard and loudly
  • To swell or cause to enlarge
  • Speak in a blustering or scornful manner
  • Praise extravagantly
  • Smoke and exhale strongly
  • Suck in or take (air)
  • Make proud or conceited
  • To breathe smoke from a cigarette, pipe, etc., in and out of the lungs
  • To produce or send out small clouds of smoke or steam
  • To move in a particular direction while producing clouds of steam or smoke


  • Gathered for protruding fullness

Is Puff a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Puff is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Puff in a Sentence

  • She sat on the porch puffing on a cigarette.
  • The chimney puffed white smoke into the sky.
  • We watched the train puff away on its journey west.
  • He let me have a puff off his pipe.
  • She took two puffs on her inhaler before going for a run.
  • puffs filled with cream cheese and apricot jam

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