- n offensive term for an openly homosexual man
- n thick cushion used as a seat
- Italian Ambassador Amedeo Guillet, who makes it a practice never to eat at midday, lounged on a Moroccan pouf reading The Peter Principle.
- In the '80s Vivienne Westwood designed pouf skirts before Christian Lacroix.
- There is much fine Technicolor and court pouf-pouf.