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 definition


  1. mod.
    angry; haughty. : Now, don't get huffy. I said I was sorry, didn't I?
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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