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Turkish translation of “puff”

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puff

verb
 
 
/pʌf/
BREATHE [I] to breathe fast and with difficulty, usually because you have been doing exercise
solumak, soluk soluğa kalmak, nefesi kesilmek
Breathing and stopping breathing
SMOKE [I, T] to smoke something
içmek, tüttürmek
to puff on a cigaretteTobacco and smoking
Translations of “puff”
in Korean 숨을 헉헉 거리다…
in Arabic يَلْهَث…
in French haleter…
in Italian ansimare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 呼吸, 喘氣…
in Russian пыхтеть, дымить…
in Polish sapać, dyszeć, kurzyć…
in Spanish jadear…
in Portuguese ofegar…
in German schnaufen…
in Catalan panteixar, esbufegar…
in Japanese 息を切らす, あえぐ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 呼吸, 喘气…
(Definition of puff verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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