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pouf

Pronunciation: /puːf/
pouffe

Translation of pouf in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1 (seat) (British English/inglés británico) puf (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • One wonders what bad experiences the sensitive prince has had with unsympathetic sofas or aggressive pouffes.
    • An aperture in the back wall is incised in the form of an unmoulded stilted arch; there is one low table round which diners slump on leather pouffes; the other tables are covered in cloths of thick striped material.
    • Startled, they all plopped themselves into chairs or pouffes.

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