turgid

Definition of turgid

adjective:

  • ostentatiously lofty in style; "a man given to large talk", "tumid political prose". Synonyms: bombastic, declamatory, large, orotund, tumid.
  • abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas; "hungry children with bloated stomachs", "he had a grossly distended stomach", "eyes with puffed (or puffy) lids", "swollen hands", "tumescent tissue", "puffy tumid flesh". Synonyms: intumescent, puffy, tumescent, tumid.

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