[v] to swell or cause to enlarge, "Her faced puffed up from the drugs"
[v] make larger or distend; "The estimates were puffed up"
[v] praise extravagantly; "The critics puffed up this Broadway production"
[v] become filled with pride, arrogance, or anger; "The mother was swelling with importance when she spoke of her son"
act, amplify, behave, do, expand, inflate, intumesce, praise, swell, swell up, tumefy