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verb as in sigh, breathe out forcefully

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He and his friend huffed the iron wheelbarrow up the ridge, lashed it onto the Jeep.

“When a party is in the minority, it has to add, not subtract,” huffed Jennifer Rubin.

As one Republican member huffed to Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus, Cruz is “Jim DeMint without the charm.”

An Iowa social-conservative leader huffed, “That is a pro-choice position.”

The Germans have huffed and puffed but always caved in, in the end.

The worthy baronet would have been a little huffed, but for the preoccupation of his mind with other matters, chiefly political.

Miss Douce huffed and snorted down her nostrils that quivered imperthnthn like a snout in quest.

So he huffed, and he puffed, and he puffed and he huffed, and at last he blew the house down and then ate up the little pig.

One is not in the habit of thinking of Wordsworth as capable of being ‘huffed,’ but the writer of the letters feared that he was.

One day, when he was speaking upon the subject, I asked him if he ever huffed his wife about his dinner?


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On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to huffed, such as: puff, heave, blow, gasp, expire, and pant.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.