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puff up

phrasal verb with puff
 
 
/pʌf/ verb
If part of your body puffs up, it becomes larger because it is infected or injured.Enlarging and inflatingBecoming bigger
Translations of “puff up”
in Chinese (Traditional) (因感染或受傷)腫脹…
in Russian распухать…
in Turkish şişmek, apse yapmak, kabarmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) (因感染或受伤)肿胀…
in Polish puchnąć…
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