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Synonyms for bulge

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  1. bulge, bump, hump, swelling, gibbosity, gibbousness, jut, prominence, protuberance, protrusion, extrusion, excrescenceverb

    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, protrudeverb

    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, bagverb

    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 outverb

    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, bulkverb

    cause to bulge or swell outwards

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

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. protrude

    Submitted by anonymous on April 6, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. bulgenoun

    protuberance, bilge, belly, swell, swelling

  2. bulgeverb

    protrude, jut out

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "bulge":

    ardennes, swelling, curve, hump, overweight

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  1. Joe Kennedy:

    We see an economy that makes stocks soar, investor portfolios bulge and corporate profits climb but fails to give workers their fair share of the reward.

  2. Seth Merrin:

    It's been the realm of the big bulge brackets and they've made so much money that they've crowded everybody else out of the market.

  3. Silas Everett:

    Given the big youth bulge, moves to restrict, censor or overtly monitor social media users in Cambodia are likely to be received by the public as a step backwards, that understanding (is) reflected in the government's announcement that the cyber-crimes law has been shelved.

  4. Blair Fleming:

    We provide a bulge bracket experience for the employee, but with a boutique mentality.

  5. Jeffrey Nassof:

    The boutiques are building scale and winning talent from the bulge-bracket, and they're not constrained in what they can execute.

Translations for bulge

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  • издатина, изпъквам, изпъкналост, издувам сеBulgarian
  • boule, výstupek, výčnělekCzech
  • buleDanish
  • Ausbuchtung, hervortreten, hervorstechen, Wölbung, Delle, BeuleGerman
  • bulto, abultamiento, protuberancia, abultarSpanish
  • تحدبPersian
  • kohouma, pullistella, pullottaa, pullistua, pullistumaFinnish
  • bombement, bomber, déformer, bosse, protubéranceFrench
  • בליטהHebrew
  • kitüremkedés, kidudorodik, kitüremkedik, dudorHungarian
  • sporgenza, rigonfiamento, protuberanza, sporgereItalian
  • בליטהHebrew
  • 突き出る, 膨れる, 出っ張りJapanese
  • 혹, 불거지다, 부르다, 부루퉁이, 뾰루지Korean
  • protuberantia, prominereLatin
  • bultDutch
  • saliência, bojo, protuberânciaPortuguese
  • выпирать, выступ, выдаваться, выпячиваться, выпуклость, оттопыриватьсяRussian
  • gufohem, gufimAlbanian
  • utbuktning, knöl, bulaSwedish

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