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Synonyms for bulge

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bulge, bump, hump, swelling, gibbosity, gibbousness, jut, prominence, protuberance, protrusion, extrusion, excrescence(verb)

    something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings

    "the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge"; "the hump of a camel"; "he stood on the rocky prominence"; "the occipital protuberance was well developed"; "the bony excrescence between its horns"

    swelling, lump, expulsion, protrusion, prominence, gibbousness, jut, jutting, intumescence, extrusion, projection, protuberance, gibbosity, intumescency, bump, blow, puffiness, hump, excrescence

  2. bulge, pouch, protrude(verb)

    swell or protrude outwards

    "His stomach bulged after the huge meal"

    bug out, bag, project, jut, bulk, jut out, protrude, pouch, pop out, come out, start, bulge out, stick out, pop

  3. bulge, bag(verb)

    bulge out; form a bulge outward, or be so full as to appear to bulge

    bug out, bag, bulk, protrude, pocket, pouch, pop out, come out, start, bulge out, pop

  4. start, protrude, pop, pop out, bulge, bulge out, bug out, come out(verb)

    bulge outward

    "His eyes popped"

    break through, bulk, start, initiate, crop up, bulge out, place, step up, get, turn out, pop up, get going, drink down, jut, come out of the closet, commence, out, get down, come on, stick out, emerge, belt down, surface, come in, part, step forward, fall out, step to the fore, embark on, originate, come forward, pop out, kill, egress, toss off, jut out, depart, lead off, set off, go, startle, bolt down, start up, come to the fore, bug out, begin, push through, pour down, erupt, turn up, jump, pouch, down, show up, set about, pop, start out, burst out, go forth, set forth, appear, take off, protrude, come out, project, come forth, take up, issue, set out, bag

  5. bulge, bulk(verb)

    cause to bulge or swell outwards

    bug out, bag, bulk, protrude, pouch, pop out, come out, start, bulge out, pop

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bulge(n.)

    protuberance, bilge, belly, swell, swelling

  2. bulge(v. n.)

    protrude, jut out

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    ardennes, swelling, curve, hump, overweight

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  • изпъквам, издувам се, издатина, изпъкналостBulgarian
  • boule, výstupek, výčnělekCzech
  • buleDanish
  • Delle, Wölbung, hervorstechen, Ausbuchtung, Beule, hervortretenGerman
  • bulto, abultar, abultamiento, protuberanciaSpanish
  • تحدبPersian
  • pullistuma, kohouma, pullistua, pullistella, pullottaaFinnish
  • bosse, déformer, protubérance, bombement, bomberFrench
  • בליטהHebrew
  • dudor, kitüremkedés, kitüremkedik, kidudorodikHungarian
  • protuberanza, rigonfiamento, sporgenza, sporgereItalian
  • בליטהHebrew
  • 出っ張り, 膨れる, 突き出るJapanese
  • 부루퉁이, 뾰루지, 불거지다, 혹, 부르다Korean
  • protuberantia, prominereLatin
  • bultDutch
  • bojo, protuberância, saliênciaPortuguese
  • выступ, выпирать, выдаваться, выпячиваться, оттопыриваться, выпуклостьRussian
  • gufim, gufohemAlbanian
  • knöl, utbuktning, bulaSwedish

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