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huff

noun [C] uk   /hʌf/ informal us  
an angry and offended mood: Ted's gone into one of his huffs again.Anger and displeasure in a huff angry and offended: She's in a real huff because I forgot her birthday. Julia criticized some aspect of his work and he left/went off in a huff.Angry and displeasedBad-tempered

huff

verb [I] uk   /hʌf/ us  
to say something in an annoyed or offended way: "Well if that's how you feel, I'll go," she huffed.Talking angrily
(Definition of huff from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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