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poof

UK slang term for a flagrantly gay man.
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He took lessons from this guy named Dug, who later became the guitarist for WASR He had poofy hair, Dug would write out a song for Jeff in tablature and then Jeff would take it home and figure out that the guy had written it down wrong, so he had to figure it out himself.
Jack Be Nimble is hilarious, with a poofy, aloof Jack appearing incapable of stepping--never mind jumping--over a candlestick.
com, or the popular manual The Anti-Bride Guide: Tying The Knot Outside The Box, insist that women should not have to choose between a big, white poofy dress and their feminist credentials.
Is it a) "A glass of white wine for the ladies", b) "A gallon of milk stout for the missus", or c) "A pint of creme de menthe for my poofy friend"?
Bill Bryson, comic travel writer, recalled King as 'a ridiculous rake in a poofy kaftan.
ARGON 17 fixer refix BARIUM 18 jetsam matjes BORON 16 heder, 17 fifes CAESIUM 16 quicky's (OED, possessive form of quicky) CARBON 17 freits refits resift rifest sifter strife CERIUM 10 embows ERBIUM 10 belows blowse bowels elbows GOLD 1 hemp, 8 lowt, 20 faix, 23 dali dial laid HAFNIUM 6 alongst HELIUM 6 Akrons (places called Akron, RHD), 10 vowers IRON 23 folk* LEAD 8 milt, 11 plow, 15 apts past pats spat stap taps NEON 13 arba* Arab (W3), 16 dude dued* OXYGEN 16 unowed RADON 5 swift SILVER 9 unbare unbear urbane, 13 verify SODIUM 16 tickey SULPHUR 23 primero* TERBIUM 10 blowsed TIN 11 tye yet, 17 zek XENON 1 poofy, 4 birrs, 13 kabar, 16 nuded* (OED) ZINC 5 hens nesh, 13 vamp, 18 frau
At the W Hotel, "we went after that feeling of a poofy cloud that you don't want to get out of," said Theresa Fatino, vice president design and brand development.
The notion that "most" Sainsbury shoppers are poofy southerners with plums in their mouths is almost as daft as the idea that typical Asda patrons wear clogs, breed whippets and hang pictures of Geoffrey Boycott in their outside loos.
Has your idea of bad hair--hair that's perhaps too frizzy, poofy, greasy, or mashed down--ever affected your mood or self-esteem?
To replenish itself, dandelions turn into poofy balls of seeds around a field, and another crop of dandelions begins to grow.
Layer up a poofy dress with a BF sweater, or try pleated leather skirt over your fave frock.