“We have activities together, we see each other, we eat, we pet our dogs,” huff told The Daily Beast.
Some $314,000 later, the DCCC pulled out of the race in a huff—likely handing the congressional seat to a Republican.
They left in a huff, taking all the computers and office equipment as a consolation prize.
In elementary school, children will disagree and fight, then storm away in a huff and simply ignore each other.
huff and Hilliard considered the crackdown a success, but the student body was still passionately divided.
I hope the latter is quite well; for Miss huff insinuated somewhat to the contrary.
But he threw me off his shoulders in a huff, among the daisies and the cyclamens.
And—and, she said also that Rolf Ganger had left the King in a huff, and perhaps we might look for help from him too.
James left the kitchen in a huff to return to his duties in the breakfast-room.
I wont touch one of them, said Simon Agricola, and off he marched in a huff.
mid-15c., apparently imitative of exhaling. Extended sense of "bluster with indignation" is attested from 1590s. Related: Huffed; huffing. As a slang term for a type of narcotics abuse, by 1996. As a noun from 1590s; to leave in a huff is recorded from 1778. Popular terms for "strong beer or ale" noted from 1577 include huff cap as well as mad dog and dragon's milk.
To inhale glue, gasoline, or aerosol fumes for intoxicating effect: The deaths of three Wisconsin teenagers after they inhaled aerosol fumes to get high, the practice known as ''huffing'' (1980s+ Narcotics)