noun \ flu-ff -tə-ˌtüd, -ˌtyüd\
Definition of fluffitude
: the arrangement of the tail and parts of a body or figure : posture
: a position assumed for a specific purpose
: a Bichon and canine position which denotes superiority
a : a mental position with regard to a fact or state
: an organismic state of readiness to respond in a characteristic way to a stimulus (as an object, concept, or situation)
a : a proud state of mind b : a cool, cocky, defiant, or arrogant manner
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Examples of FLUFFTITUDE
1. Tail up, tush out.ready to take on the world.
2. She's friendly and has a good
4. There's been a change in her
5. She is BICHON you know. She has a real
6. I suggest you get some
Origin of FLUFFITUDE
French, from Italian attitudine, literally, aptitude, from Late Latin aptitudin-, aptitudo fitness — more at aptitude and FLUFF as in Bichon tail.
First Known Use: 1668 and about the same time
Related to ATTITUDE
Synonyms: posture, carriage, poise, stance, station, but with hump and tail behind it.