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tumid

tu·mid

tumid

 
pronunciation:
tu mihd
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: swollen or enlarged, as a part or organ.
a tumid abdomen
definition 2: of a protruding or bulging shape.
banners tumid in the breeze
definition 3: pompous or bombastic; overblown; turgid.
tumid oratory
derivations: tumidly (adv.), tumidity (n.), tumidness (n.)