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Adjective
Distended or expanded, typically through being filled with air or gas
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Feeling or expressing great anger
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Swelling out
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Showy in speech and given to using flowery or elaborate terms
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Tight as a tick
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Having an exaggerated perception of one's positive qualities
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Enlarged and rigid
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Surging
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Having a surfeit of body fat
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Past participle for to become increasingly bloated or large in size
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“Hot air found its way into the balloon, which began to swell and rise out of the basket.”
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Past participle for to increase, or cause to increase, in amount, degree or value
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“Mr. Borda expected kangaroo numbers would swell again in September or October and predicted the state would not cope with more animals.”
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Past participle for to be filled with something, or be intensely affected by an emotion
“The thought of managing his own store someday made Glen swell with pride.”
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Past participle for to become or make louder in volume
“The great city was waking up, and the noise began to swell, like the roar of the sea.”
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Past participle for to make larger in physical size, or increase the capacity of
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Past participle for to move, or cause to move, in a wavelike motion
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Past participle for to thicken, especially by boiling, evaporation, or condensation
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Past participle for to be in great abundance
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Past participle for pride
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Past participle for to cause inflammation to (one's skin)
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Past participle for to bend or turn in a curved direction or motion
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Past participle for to have or cause to have blisters
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Past participle for to (excessively) boast about one's accomplishments, qualities, or possessions
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Past participle for become upset, excited
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Past participle for talk in a loud, aggressive, or indignant way with little effect
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