Found 3 items, similar to swollen.
English → Indonesian
abuh, bengkak, buntal, gelembung, gembung
English → English
adj 1: abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas; “hungry
children with bloated stomachs”
; “he had a grossly
; “eyes with puffed (or puffy)
; “swollen hands”
; “tumescent tissue”
2: abnormally expanded or increased in size; (`swollen' is
sometimes used in combination); “distended wineskins”
“the need to clean out swollen inventories”
; “the raisins
were plump and soft and swollen from being soaked”
3: characteristic of false pride; having an exaggerated sense
of self-importance; “a conceited fool”
; “an attitude of
; “an egotistical disregard of
; “so swollen by victory that he was unfit for
; “growing ever more swollen-headed and
; “vain about her clothes”
4: overfull with water; “swollen rivers and creeks”
v 1: increase in size, magnitude, number, or intensity; “The
music swelled to a crescendo”
2: become filled with pride, arrogance, or anger; “The mother
was swelling with importance when she spoke of her son”
[syn: puff up
3: expand abnormally; “The bellies of the starving children are
[syn: swell up
4: as of feelings and thoughts, or other ephemeral things;
“Strong emotions welled up”
; “Smoke swelled from it”
5: come up; “Tears well in her eyes”
6: cause to become swollen; “The water swells the wood”
adj : very good; “he did a bully job”
; “a neat sports car”
; “had a
great time at the party”
; “you look simply smashing”
, not bad(p)
n 1: the undulating movement of the surface of the open sea [syn:
2: a rounded elevation (especially one on an ocean floor)
3: a crescendo followed by a decrescendo
4: a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance
English → English
, v. i. [imp. Swelled
; p. p. Swelled
; p. pr. & vb. n. Swelling
.] [AS. swellan; akin to
D. zwellen, OS. & OHG. swellan, G. schwellen, Icel. svella,
1. To grow larger; to dilate or extend the exterior surface
or dimensions, by matter added within, or by expansion of
the inclosed substance; as, the legs swell in dropsy; a
bruised part swells; a bladder swells by inflation.
2. To increase in size or extent by any addition; to increase
in volume or force; as, a river swells, and overflows its
banks; sounds swell or diminish.
3. To rise or be driven into waves or billows; to heave; as,
in tempest, the ocean swells into waves.
4. To be puffed up or bloated; as, to swell with pride.
You swell at the tartan, as the bull is said to do
at scarlet. --Sir W.
5. To be inflated; to belly; as, the sails swell.
6. To be turgid, bombastic, or extravagant; as, swelling
words; a swelling style.
7. To protuberate; to bulge out; as, a cask swells in the
8. To be elated; to rise arrogantly.
Your equal mind yet swells not into state. --Dryden.
9. To grow upon the view; to become larger; to expand.
“Monarchs to behold the swelling scene!”
10. To become larger in amount; as, many little debts added,
swell to a great amount.
11. To act in a pompous, ostentatious, or arrogant manner; to
strut; to look big.
Here he comes, swelling like a turkey cock. --Shak.
p. p. of Swell
Enlarged by swelling; immoderately increased; as, swollen
eyes; swollen streams.