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puffed is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of puffed in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… these mice getting yourself puffed a few …”

meanings of puffed


  1. Consisting of a puff.
  2. Gathered up into rounded ridges.
  3. Synonym of puffed out (panting from exercise).
  4. Inflated or swollen.
  5. Expanded by the use of steam.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of puff.

puffed frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word puffed occurs in english on average 3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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