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stuffy


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Stuffy  \Stuff"y\,  a. 
  1.  Stout;  mettlesome;  resolute.  [Scot.]  --Jamieson. 
 
  2.  Angry  and  obstinate;  sulky.  [U.  S.] 
 
  3.  Ill-ventilated;  close 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  stuffy 
  adj  1:  lacking  fresh  air;  "a  dusty  airless  attic";  "the  dreadfully 
  close  atmosphere";  "hot  and  stuffy  and  the  air  was 
  blue  with  smoke"  [syn:  {airless},  {close},  {unaired}] 
  2:  excessively  conventional  and  unimaginative  and  hence  dull; 
  "why  is  the  middle  class  so  stodgy,  so  utterly  without  a 
  sense  of  humor?";  "a  stodgy  dinner  party"  [syn:  {stodgy}] 




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