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ˈswoʊ lənswollen

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Princeton's WordNet

  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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  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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How to use swollen in a sentence?

  1. Len Horovitz:

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

  2. Jennifer Daly , Juliettes mother:

    I died for two minutes, i felt really bad ; my stomach would not stop hurting. I didnt want to move ; I didnt want to live, I wanted for it all to stop. The preteen was then diagnosed with a rare inflammatory condition that can lead to high fevers and swollen arteries, similar to Kawasaki disease, or a condition that causes swelling in medium-sized arteries throughout the body. Kawasaki disease, which primarily affects children, often leads to inflammation in the coronary arteries, according to the Mayo Clinic.

  3. 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.

  4. Sarah Hyland:

    I don’t mind when you say that I look pregnant. Or fat. Because I know that my face is swollen from medication that is saving my life.

  5. Pina LoGiudice:

    The first thing I recommend is actually a parsley tea., which will help your body eliminate the fluid in the body so you're not so swollen, there is conflicting information about salt intake. You don't want to have too much, and of course you don't want to have too little. So you just want to be mindful about how much you're getting in your diet.


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