huffinesses

huffy

[huhf-ee]
adjective, huffier, huffiest.
1.
easily offended; touchy.
2.
offended; sulky: a huffy mood.
3.
snobbish; haughty.

Origin:
1670–80; huff + -y1

huffily, adverb
huffiness, noun


2. surly, sullen, resentful, petulant.
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huffy

adjective
1. quick to take offense 
2. 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" 
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