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  Definition of puff up
  1. to swell or cause to enlarge, "Her faced puffed up from the drugs"
  2. make larger or distend; "The estimates were puffed up"
  3. praise extravagantly; "The critics puffed up this Broadway production"
  4. become filled with pride, arrogance, or anger; "The mother was swelling with importance when she spoke of her son"
Similar Words: puff, blow up, puff out, swell

 

Derivational Morphology: puffer, blowfish, globefish, puff

 

 
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