Part of speech:
(Informal) Same as puffed out.
Expanded by or as if by internal pressure; distended:
Displaying exaggerated dignity or self-importance; pompous.
Enlarged in influence, meaning, scope, effect, etc.; extensive
Cultivated as specified
Praised, or honored.
Complete in every particular:
The definition of turgid is something swollen or bloated, or language or style that is designed to show-off.
Inflated or pompous
Producing gas in the stomach or intestines, as certain foods
Claiming that or behaving as if one is important or deserving of merit when such is not the case:
Characterized by exaggerated stateliness; pretentious, as in speech or manner; self-important
High-sounding but meaningless; bombastic
Made of or as if of fustian:
Of, having the nature of, or characterized by euphuism
Using or containing a great and usually an excessive number of words; wordy.
Out of breath, as from exertion
Marked by passion or pomposity; bombastic
Of, relating to, or suggestive of flowers:
Using high-flown, pompous, bombastic words and expressions
Characterized by an overabundance of blood.
Full of unspecifiable significance; exciting wonder and awe:
Used for persuasive effect:
Becoming turgid or swollen; swelling
Relating to or consisting of words; verbal.
A securities transaction that reduces the risk on an existing investment position.
Condition resulting from this, characterized by a general increase in price levels, specif. an excessive or persistent increase, leading to a decline in purchasing power
A pompous act, remark, etc.
(Archaic) Inflated manner or style; bombast.
To consider, represent, or cause to appear as larger, more important, or more extreme than is actually the case; overstate:
To become inflated; swell
To increase in volume or become larger as a result of pressure from within; expand; dilate
To make or become swollen
To become or cause to become tumescent.
Contracted in size; shriveled
Resembling the wind in speed, force, or variability:
Filled up with or as if with something insubstantial
Common in rank or station; average; ordinary:
Of, having the nature of, or using hyperbole; exaggerated or exaggerating
Expand is defined as to increase in size, unfold or spread out.
To ride in a balloon
To charge too high a price (to)
To raise or move water, etc. with a pump
To lift up; raise; elevate.
(Electricity) To increase the voltage of (a circuit).
To increase, enlarge, or intensify:
To increase in amount
To increase in size, quantity, or worth:
To increase in volume or loudness
(Computers) To encode (data) to minimize the space required for storage or transmittal:
To enter into by contract; establish or settle by formal agreement:
To set too low an estimate on or for
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