Definition of puffy adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈpʌfi//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈpʌfi//
    (puffier, puffiest) Face
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  1. 1(of eyes, faces, etc.) looking swollen (= larger, rounder, etc. than usual) Her eyes were puffy from crying. See related entries: Face
  2. 2(of clouds, etc.) looking soft, round and white
  3. Extra examples Her face was puffy with sleep. His eyes grew puffy from crying.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: puffy