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1. A woman's hairstyle popular in the 1700s, characterized by high rolled puffs.
2. A part of a garment, such as a dress, that is gathered into a puff.
3. A rounded ottoman.
[French, from Old French, interjection used for a fall, of imitative origin.]
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1. (Furniture) a large solid cushion, usually cylindrical or cubic in shape, used as a seat
2. (Hairdressing & Grooming)
a. a woman's hair style, fashionable esp in the 18th century, in which the hair is piled up in rolled puffs
b. a pad set in the hair to make such puffs
3. (Clothing & Fashion) a stuffed pad worn under panniers
4. derogatory slang Brit less common spellings of poof
[C19: from French; see puff]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a high headdress with the hair rolled in puffs, worn by women in the late 18th century.
3. a puff of material decorating or forming part of a dress or headdress.
4. Also, pouffe. a backless, usu. round, cushionlike seat, often large enough for several people.
[1810–20; < French; see puff]
poufed, pouffed, adj.
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|Noun||1.||pouf - offensive term for an openly homosexual man|
depreciation - a communication that belittles somebody or something
gay man - a homosexual man
|2.||pouf - thick cushion used as a seat|
seat - furniture that is designed for sitting on; "there were not enough seats for all the guests"
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وسادَه مَحْشُوَّه للجُلوس
polsterēts soliņšspilvens sēdēšanai uz grīdas
poufpouffe [puːf] N
1. (= seat) → puf(f) m
2. (Brit) = poof
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
poufpouffe [ˈpuːf] n (to sit on) → pouf m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
(= seat) → Puff m
(Brit inf) = poof(ter)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
a large firm kind of cushion used as a seat. poef وسادَه مَحْشُوَّه للجُلوس табуретка pufe puf, sedačka der Sitzpuff sækkestol πουφ (φουσκωτό κάθισμα) puf istumispadi صندلی راحتی tyyny pouf פּוּף गद्दी pufe puff (ülőhely) kursi yang terbuat dari bantalan padat gólfpúði/-sessa pouf 厚いクッション 방석 pufas spilvens sēdēšanai uz grīdas; polsterēts soliņš kusyen duduk zitkussenpuff; gulvpute puf راحته څوكى pufe taburet пуф puf sedežna blazina tabure puff เบาะนั่งกับพื้นขนาดใหญ่ puf 厚實的大坐墊 пуф گاؤ تکيہ ghế nệm dài 厚实的大坐垫
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