Definition of puftaloon in English:

puftaloon

noun

Australian
  • A small fried cake, spread with jam, sugar, or honey, and usually eaten hot.

    • ‘It is unlikely that someone will ask you to share a ‘puftaloon’ (a fried scone) at a ‘shivoo’ (party).’
    • ‘A puftaloon is a fried scone known to be cooked in Australia. They are popular with children in winter.’

Origin

Late 19th century: origin uncertain; perhaps related to puff.

Pronunciation:

puftaloon

/ˈpʌftəluːn/