Definition of fluffy in English:

fluffy

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Pronunciation: /ˈflʌfi
 
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adjective (fluffier, fluffiest)

  • 2(Of food) light in texture and containing air: cream the butter and sugar until pale and fluffy
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    • All of the recipes were easy and yielded light, fluffy cakes.
    • From light and fluffy chocolate mousse or bitter chocolate sorbet to steamed chocolate fudge pudding or rich, dense chocolate cake, there is surely a recipe to suit all tastes.
    • Jayne chose the light and fluffy lemon lush after overhearing that a diner is just about as fluffy and syrupy.
  • 3 informal Frivolous or silly; lacking depth or seriousness: a fluffy blonde in leopard-skin pedal-pushers
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    • It denotes something fluffy, something lacking in content, he says - the implication being that he's rather more robust than that.
    • I was about to pass over this piece of nonsense as just another example of the feel-good, fluffy, new age rubbish the book is stuffed with.
    • We are signing up to fluffy, feel-good legislation that we cannot enforce, and if we do, we will run the risk of scooping up people whom we should not be attacking.

Derivatives

fluffily

adverb
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  • BW, when you've quite finished being fluffily artistic with our dinner, could you possibly bring it in, because I'm ready to start cooking it?
  • Her duck was as fluffily pink as a baby's bonnet.
  • We gaze at the sky as it allows clouds to drift fluffily through it, and appears entirely empty of portents.

fluffiness

noun
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  • It is also unusual for Prokofiev to reflect on external events in his music - the fluffiness of the Classical Symphony, for example, came in 1917, the tumultuous year of the Russian Revolution.
  • They are designed to alert us to any fluffiness or grey areas which need human decisions.
  • I have written several times about the juiciness and flavour to be found in grilled Persian meats and the fluffiness of the Basmati rice served on the side.

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