Characterized by language that is elevated and sometimes pompous in style
Her feet felt swollen and fiery.
Half an hour later, her eyes swollen and her chest sore from sobbing, she turned her face up to the warm water in the shower.
He touched his swollen lip.
The large man gasped for air, his eye swollen already.
If the gall-bladder was swollen, it pointed to an extension or enlargement of some kind.