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- n. The characteristic or quality of being fluffy
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or quality of being fluffy; flocculence.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a light softness
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The fluffiness comes from the applesauce and from the fact that the egg whites are separated, beaten to soft peaks and folded into the batter.
It was idiotic to reprimand her agent for “fluffiness” when their mutual success depended on that so-called fluffiness.
Come on its so romantic and the fluffiness is the best part - I find.
To consider that the Lady Robinson might be capable of 'fluffiness' would be to contemplate a heresy of such magnitude as to make me fear for my continued existence.....
I was most struck, though, by the buttons Brown was most eager to press: references to steadfastness and so on to emphasise his gravitas compared with Cameron's "fluffiness"; calls to national unity/common purpose designed to imply that if you, young Dave, are against me then you are against us all.
MacGregor had trailed her maligned "fluffiness" away to the drawing-room, and Nevill and Stephen had strolled with their cigarettes out into the unearthly whiteness of the lily garden, Stephen felt that something was coming.
"fluffiness" exists on the outside of any great movement.
Claire Leigh and Julia Gillick, both 29 note their ages, it's important, were thrilled at the can-do response to their letter which complained that the women's fiction section was "very light, with lots of pink fluffiness and there were no classic authors".
When I first tried to wrap my head around social media, I had a tough time seeing through all the feel-good social media fluffiness to how it actually could work for businesses.
The Wish Fulfilment Afghan War Towels, with high thread count and in-built fluffiness, with the pictures of the dead Osama bin Laden on them, smashed into pieces so you can see his insides clearly?