puf

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʏf

Noun[edit]

puf m (plural puffen, diminutive pufje n)

  1. (uncountable) wish; desire
  2. (Suriname) a flatus, a fart
Wie heeft een puf gezakt?Who let one rip?

Verb[edit]

puf

  1. first-person singular present indicative of puffen
  2. imperative of puffen

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

puf m (invariable)

  1. (furniture) beanbag
  2. (furniture) pouf (low cushioned seat with no back;padded footstool)

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English pyf, imitative.

Noun[edit]

puf (plural puffes)

  1. puff

Descendants[edit]

  • English: puff
  • Yola: piff

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From French pouf.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

puf m inan

  1. pouf (padded footstool)

Declension[edit]

Interjection[edit]

puf

  1. poof! (deflating object or a magical disappearance)

Further reading[edit]

  • puf in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • puf in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Slavic language, compare puh

Noun[edit]

puf n (plural pufuri)

  1. (uncountable) down (of feather)
  2. (uncountable) peachfuzz (soft beard)
  3. (uncountable) soft hair of some animals
  4. (uncountable) fruit fuzz
  5. (countable) powder puff

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Interjection[edit]

puf

  1. poof!

Noun[edit]

puf m (plural pufs)

  1. pouf (furniture)

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

puf (nominative plural pufs)

  1. louse

Declension[edit]