fluffy

[[t]flʌ̱fi[/t]]
fluffier, fluffiest
1) ADJ-GRADED If you describe something such as a towel or a toy animal as fluffy, you mean that it is very soft.

...fluffy white towels...

It's a very fluffy kind of wool.

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2) ADJ-GRADED A cake or other food that is fluffy is very light because it has a lot of air in it.

Cream together the margarine and sugar with a wooden spoon until light and fluffy.


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