The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Huff \Huff\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Huffed; p. pr. & vb. n.
Huffing.] [Cf. OE. hoove to puff up, blow; prob. of
1. To swell; to enlarge; to puff up; as, huffed up with air.
2. To treat with insolence and arrogance; to chide or rebuke
with insolence; to hector; to bully.
You must not presume to huff us. --Echard.
3. (Draughts) To remove from the board (the piece which could
have captured an opposing piece). See Huff, v. i., 3.