Definition of tumesce


  • expand abnormally; "The bellies of the starving children are swelling". Synonyms: intumesce, swell, swell up, tumefy.

Related words

belly, blister, bloat, distend, puff, vesicate.

Start with tumesce

tumescences, tumescence, tumesces, tumesced, tumescent.

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  • tumesce is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 11 points
  • tumesce is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 11 points
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