bouf•fantPronunciation: (bOO-fänt', bOO'fänt; Fr. bOO-fän'), [key]
puffed out; full: a bouffant skirt.
a woman's hair style in which the hair is teased to give an overall puffed-out appearance and often combed to frame the face.
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