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September 10, 2008

The definition of Bouffant!

Bouffant
bouf·fant

Pronunciation:
bü-ˈfänt
Function:
adjective
Etymology:
French, from Middle French, from present participle of bouffer to puff

Date:1832

puffed out bouffant hairdos, bouffant veil

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