To poof something is to make it disappear suddenly. If you poof a balloon, it pops and the air inside it goes away.

  • The magician poofed the balloon and the kids were surprised.

  • The project poofed when the funding ran out.

Definition of poof


offensive term for a homosexual man


fag, faggot, fagot, fairy, nance, pansy, poove, pouf, queen, queer

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Example Sentences for poof

  • 1

    Because they poof out at the shoulders and do not poof back in until the waist.

  • 2

    Little to no debate on it, and poof, the barnstar was there.

  • 3

    And then suddenly, poof, spell's broken.

  • 4

    Some stuff will go poof, though.

  • 5

    It was useless there, but I am embarrassed to poof it.

  • 6

    Check out the saga of Michelangelo and the POOF.

  • 7

    Anyway, I had spent many hours working on that topic and then poof it's gone.