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huffy Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. adjective satellite quick to take offense
    touchy; thin-skinned; feisty.
  2. adjective satellite roused to anger
    sore; mad.
    • stayed huffy a good while"- Mark Twain
    • she gets mad when you wake her up so early
    • mad at his friend
    • sore over a remark

Huff"y adjective
  1. Puffed up; as, huffy bread.
  2. Characterized by arrogance or petulance; easily offended.

Webster 1913