Definition of puffiness in US English:



  • See puffy

    • ‘Her youth and beauty are still just visible beneath her thickened, scarred lips and the alcoholic puffiness of her face.’
    • ‘Signs that we're burning the candle at both ends often show up in and around the eyes as redness, puffiness and dark circles.’
    • ‘You could experience digestive problems, low energy, brain fog, high cholesterol, low blood pressure, pain in the muscles and joints, allergies, puffiness and swelling.’
    • ‘I applied lots of foundation to cover up the puffiness and redness around my eyes.’
    • ‘To avoid morning eye or facial puffiness, sleep on your back so fluid doesn't collect there.’