Definition of Puffa in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈpʌfə/
(also Puffa jacket)


British trademark
A type of thick padded jacket.
Example sentences
  • I'm all for fresh air and I think the combination of double glazing and radiators can be stifling, but you have to maintain a degree of comfort and sitting watching TV in a Puffa jacket and three pashminas isn't it.
  • Police said the first man was white, in his early 30s, about 6ft 2in tall and wearing a cream-coloured Puffa jacket.
  • Billed as light, gentle exercise, it left me feeling like I'd swum the Channel wearing flared jeans and a Puffa jacket.


1990s: origin uncertain; perhaps respelling of puffer.

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