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ˈswoʊ lənswollen

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  1. conceited, egotistic, egotistical, self-conceited, swollen, swollen-headed, vainadjective

    characteristic of false pride; having an exaggerated sense of self-importance

    "a conceited fool"; "an attitude of self-conceited arrogance"; "an egotistical disregard of others"; "so swollen by victory that he was unfit for normal duty"; "growing ever more swollen-headed and arbitrary"; "vain about her clothes"

    Synonyms:
    bootless, narcissistic, fruitless, vain, self-loving, egotistic, swollen-headed, conceited, futile, sleeveless, egotistical, self-conceited

    Antonyms:
    humble

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  1. swollenadjective

    Synonyms:
    tumid, tumefied, bloated, purled up

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  1. List of paraphrases for "swollen":

    inflated, bloated, enlarged, puffy

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#13086enlarged
#15690vain
#21156swollen
#22525sleeveless
#25118inflated
#26975futile
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#53075narcissistic
#64373egotistical
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How to use swollen in a sentence?

  1. Michel Le Pechoux:

    The soil is saturated with rain and the rivers are already swollen, so the emergency is likely to get worse from flooding in the next few days.

  2. Zeljko Poljak:

    When a large number of people start pushing they are like a swollen river, and I don't think this (fencing) can stop them.

  3. Didi Gregorius:

    When I have inflammation it doesn’t go away. That’s one of the things I’ve been dealing with, if I get hit by a pitch it stays swollen for like a week or two, so that’s why I try not to get hit.

  4. Khin Nyein Thu:

    She was clearly in pain, she was walking unsteadily and when I called her she turned around to look at me. It was at this point I could tell that her face was very swollen, i was told by someone who was released that she has been hit in the face, I understand she has cuts on her face and lips, and bruised eyes, and lost a tooth.

  5. Len Horovitz:

    Teachers look at their students, and they would probably pick up on that [swollen neck] before the student does.


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