What does swollen mean?

Definitions for swollen
ˈswoʊ lənswollen

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conceited, egotistic, egotistical, self-conceited, swollen, swollen-headed, vain(adj)

    characteristic of false pride; having an exaggerated sense of self-importance

    "a conceited fool"; "an attitude of self-conceited arrogance"; "an egotistical disregard of others"; "so swollen by victory that he was unfit for normal duty"; "growing ever more swollen-headed and arbitrary"; "vain about her clothes"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Swollen

    of Swell

  2. Swollen

    p. p. of Swell

  3. Swollen(adj)

    enlarged by swelling; immoderately increased; as, swollen eyes; swollen streams

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Swollen

    swōln, pa.p. of swell.

How to pronounce swollen?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say swollen in sign language?

  1. swollen

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of swollen in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of swollen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of swollen in a Sentence

  1. Donna Emley:

    My eyes and face were swollen, and I had a rash all over my trunk.

  2. Mao Zedong:

    Swollen in head, weak in legs, sharp in tongue but empty in belly. (On intellectuals)

  3. Len Horovitz:

    Teachers look at their students, and they would probably pick up on that [swollen neck] before the student does.

  4. Marcie Kirkup:

    By the next morning, my face and nose was swollen, and my face was starting to get a crusty rash on it like a burn.

  5. Zeljko Poljak:

    When a large number of people start pushing they are like a swollen river, and I don't think this (fencing) can stop them.

Images & Illustrations of swollen

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