poof Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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poofnoun [C]

(also pouf) uk   us   /pʊf/ (also poofter ) mainly UK offensive
a ​gay man


uk   us   /pʊf/
used to show that something has ​happenedsuddenly or by ​magic: He ​waved his ​hand over the ​emptybox and - poof! - a ​doveappeared.
(Definition of poof from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “poof”
in Chinese (Simplified) 同性恋男子…
in Chinese (Traditional) 同性戀男子…
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