199 examples of huff in sentences
"He is as proud as Lucifer; he is always taking huff about one thing or the other.
I stood by for some minutes, gazing around and watching the operations, and was not long in discovering that Senator Huff kept running up the articles by pretended bids, and was evidently in league with him, in fact a confederate.
But she soon offended the Mouse, first by mistaking its "long and sad tale" for a "long tail," and next by thinking it meant "knot" when it said "not," so that it went off in a huff.
Walke, walke, you and your Captaine Huff to London, And tell thy mother how thou has't sped i'th country, And let her moane thee.
That's why we four went off in a huff.
Every huff [hoof] of living thing that was on the place, has been put on the Wright farm, in readiness for their owner, should he ever come to claim them.
Going through the office, the fat old book-keeper, Huff, stopped him with a story he had been keeping for him all day.
Huff did not know how, lately, after every laugh, this man felt a vague scorn of himself, as if jokes and laughter belonged to a self that ought to have been dead long ago.
But then,poor Huff!
I pointed to the asters that must be set out and covered before the sun was high, but she couldn't understand, and went off in a huff.
How could I get out of the room without appearing to be in a huff or bored?
Soon as this touch'd his laughing lip, That unmixt Nectar us'd to sip, He rose, and with a threat'ning frown Of direful Anger, dash'd it down, And swore, departing in a huff, I'll make your lives like that dd stuff.
When I explained, she up and left in a huff.
don't you suffer my lady to huff me every day as if I were her dog, or had no more concern with youI declare
I won't bear it and she shan't think to huff me.
DE HUFF, ELIZABETH WILLIS.
Elizabeth Willis De Huff (A); 20Jul67; R414113.
Stapleton, Huff, Adams & Burgie (E); 10Mar59; R232844. RAWSON, JONATHAN NICHOLL. When antiques were young.
SEE Guy, P. L. O. STAPLETON, HUFF, ADAMS & BURGIE. Introduction to literature for children.
By Robert Hegner, Francis M. Root, Donald L. Augustine & Clay G. Huff.
© 16Jun38; A118338. Jane Z. Hegner, Barbara B. Root (W), Donald L. Augustine & Clay G. Huff (A); 23Sep65; R370106.
SEE Blinn, Ethel Hueston. HUFF, CLAY G. Parasitology with special reference to man and domesticated animals.
SEE Hegner, Robert. HUFF, OLNEY L. SEE Code Pleading, Practice & Remedies In Courts Of Record In Civil Cases In The Western States.
And then Pauncefort bade her ladyship good night in a huff, catching up her candle with a rather impertinent jerk, and gently slamming the door, as if she had meant to close it quietly, only it had escaped out of her fingers.
But he flew into a huff an' swore dat he'd whip de Yankees wid corn stalks.