Definition of ぷかぷか


adverb / ~と adverb:

  • lightly (floating); buoyantly - onomatopoeia
  • puffing (on a pipe, cigarette, etc.) - onomatopoeia
  • tooting (a trumpet, horn, etc.); blowing (a flute, whistle) - onomatopoeia

Example Sentences

For example, if a chain-smoking teacher cautions a pupil for smoking, that warning is self-contradictory.
Jane is fat and rude, and smokes too much. However, Ken thinks she's lovely and charming. That's why they say love is blind.

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