HyperDic: bulging

English > 2 senses of the word bulging:
ADJECTIVEallbulging, convexcurving or bulging outward
allbulging, bellied, bellying, bulbous, bulgy, protuberantcurving outward
bulging > pronunciation
Soundsbah'ljhihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > bulging: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningcurving or bulging outward.
Synonymconvex
Narrowerbell-shapedHaving a convex shape that resembles a bell
biconvex, convexo-convex, lenticular, lentiformconvex on both sides
broken-backed, hogged(of a ship) so weakened as to sag at each end
convexo-concaveconvex on one side and concave on the other with the convexity being greater than the concavity
gibbous, gibbose(used of the moon) more than half full
helmet-shapedHaving the convex shape of a helmet
planoconvexFlat on one side and convex on the other
umbellate, umbel-likeresembling an umbel in form
See alsoprotrusivethrusting outward
Oppositeconcavecurving inward
Spanishabombado, abultado, convexa, convexo
Catalanbombat, convex
English > bulging: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaningcurving outward.
Synonymsbellied, bellying, bulbous, bulgy, protuberant
Broaderprotrusivethrusting outward
Spanishbulboso
Catalanbulbós

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