If part of your body puffs up it becomes bigger because it is infected or injured. The bellies of the starving children are swelling.
Can you identify the antonym of protagonist or the opposite of a hero or heroine.
Puff up meaning. To swell up into something. If you describe someone as puffed up you disapprove of them because they are very proud of themselves and think that they are very important. The strange looking fish puffed up into a round ball.
Puff out puff blow up. Puff up into something to assume a larger shape by filling up with air or water. A protagonist is the main character of a story or the lead.
Puff up to swell or cause to enlarge her faced puffed up from the drugs. Another name for puffed sense 1. Swell up tumesce tumefy intumesce swell expand abnormally.
If part of your body puffs up it becomes bigger because it is infected or injured. He was too puffed up with his own importance too blinded by vanity to accept their verdict on him.