Definition of puffet in US English:

puffet

noun

  • A type of (small) cake or pudding made from a thin batter.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Ballou's. Origin uncertain; perhaps from German regional (Low German) Puffert or the similarly-formed Dutch poffert from poffen + -ert, variant of -erd, suffix forming agent nouns.

Pronunciation

puffet

/ˈpʌfɪt/