Definition of puff piece in English:
A newspaper article or item on a television show using exaggerated praise to advertise or promote a celebrity, book, or event.
- Of course, the article is a puff piece aimed at getting you to buy the forthcoming book.
- The featurette is just a promotional puff piece from the movie's release, clocking in at seven minutes, and is hardly worth mentioning.
- There are no extras offered, not a publicity puff piece or a behind the scenes featurette.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia