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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: turgidness (0.01468 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to turgidness.
English → English (WordNet) Definition: turgidness turgidness n : pompously embellished language [syn: turgidity, flatulence]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Turgidness Turgid \Tur"gid\, a. [L. turgidus, from turgere to swell.] 1. Distended beyond the natural state by some internal agent or expansive force; swelled; swollen; bloated; inflated; tumid; -- especially applied to an enlarged part of the body; as, a turgid limb; turgid fruit. [1913 Webster] A bladder . . . held near the fire grew turgid. --Boyle. [1913 Webster] 2. Swelling in style or language; vainly ostentatious; bombastic; pompous; as, a turgid style of speaking. [1913 Webster] -- Tur"gid*ly, adv. -- Tur"gid*ness, n. [1913 Webster]

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