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Meaning of HUFFY

Pronunciation:  'hufee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  (informal) roused to anger; "stayed huffy a good while"- Mark Twain; "she gets mad when you wake her up so early"; "mad at his friend"; "sore over a remark"
  2. [adj]  quick to take offense

HUFFY is a 5 letter word that starts with H.


 Synonyms: angry, mad, sensitive, sore, thin-skinned, touchy



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Huff"y\, a.
1. Puffed up; as, huffy bread.

2. Characterized by arrogance or petulance; easily offended.

Thesaurus Terms
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