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Synonyms for bulbous
ˈbʌl bəsbul·bous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bulblike, bulbous, bulb-shapedadjective

    shaped like a bulb

    Synonyms:
    protuberant, bulgy, bulging, bellying, bellied, bulb-shaped, bulblike

    Antonyms:
    intrusive, square

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

    curving outward

    Synonyms:
    bulgy, protuberant, bulging, bellied, bellying, bulb-shaped, bulblike, convex

    Antonyms:
    intrusive, square

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bulbousadjective

    Synonyms:
    (Bot.) of the nature of the bulb

  2. bulbousadjective

    Synonyms:
    round, roundish, protuberant, swelling out

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  1. Jim Serpa:

    When I saw the big bulbous head, the tiny dorsal fin way back on its back and the dagger teeth, I knew exactly what it was. It also had an odd blowhole thats farther up than any other whale and slightly off-center.

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