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Princeton's WordNet

  1. convex, bulgingadjective

    curving or bulging outward

  2. bellied, bellying, bulbous, bulging, bulgy, protuberantadjective

    curving outward


  1. bulging

    Bulging refers to the swelling or protrusion of a part or surface due to pressure from within. It can be used to refer to anything that swells or expands beyond its normal shape or size, often indicating a problem or abnormal condition. For instance, bulging can refer to the outward swelling of a wall, a human body part, an object, amongst others.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bulging

    of Bulge

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bulging in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bulging in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of bulging in a Sentence

  1. Joe Biden:

    We saw Klansmen and white supremacists and neo-Nazis come out in the open, their crazed faces illuminated by torches, veins bulging, and bearing the fangs of racism, chanting the same anti-Semitic bile heard across Europe in the 30s.

  2. Lisa Kucharski:

    not a day goes by when I am not thinking of you you are like an open field full of ocean waves – to run through and never get wet but almost. this is the way I want to go home in a place – where the curtains are sails – bulging go break the fence post the houses want to run away

  3. Agus Santoso:

    There's no way people choose to carry millions of rupiah in cash in a bulging wallet to pay for high-end stuff.

  4. Robert Holmes:

    He was clearly very messed up, his eyes were bulging out of his head, and his pupils were dilated. He did tell us that he loved us, and that was good. But I could see something was really wrong with him.

  5. Costas Synolakis:

    Did the bulging magma chamber of the volcano trigger the earthquake? Or did the earthquake trigger the magma chamber to pass magma to the funnel of the volcano?

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    without the natural or usual covering
    A render
    B denudate
    C efface
    D transpire

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