blowing (part of speech: verb)
" There's the weight behind it," answered Dungaree Bill, puffing
away at his short pipe.
- "A Galahad of the Creeks; The Widow Lamport", S. (Sidney) Levett-Yeats.
I climbed and climbed and climbed, and I'm all out of breath, and he sank, puffing,
into an armchair.
- "Là-bas", J. K. Huysmans.
And Mr. Bittacy, jacket discarded and working in his speckled waistcoat, went puffing
to their aid, arranging the massive limb of the cedar like a hedge.
- "The Man Whom the Trees Loved", Algernon Blackwood.