English version

puff something ↔ out

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpuff something ↔ out phrasal verbpuff out your cheeks/chestHBH to make your cheeks or chest bigger by filling them with air Henry puffed out his chest proudly. puff→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
puff outAt the fence, he suddenly sucked his stomach in and puffed his chest out.Cyril sat on the dock and took a long puff.By the time she opens her eyes, ready, a half dozen little substitute puffs have blown out all the candles.Exaggerated claims and puffs appear through out the text.puff out your cheeks/chestGillespie's cheeks puffed out as he blew into his bent-bell trumpet.
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Verb table
puff
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theypuff
he, she, itpuffs
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theypuffed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave puffed
he, she, ithas puffed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad puffed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill puff
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have puffed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam puffing
he, she, itis puffing
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you, we, theyare puffing
Past
I, he, she, itwas puffing
you, we, theywere puffing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been puffing
he, she, ithas been puffing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been puffing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be puffing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been puffing
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