HyperDic: tumid

English > 3 senses of the word tumid:
ADJECTIVEalltumid, bombastic, declamatory, large, orotund, turgidostentatiously lofty in style
alltumid, puffy, intumescent, tumescent, turgidabnormally distended especially by fluids or gas
alltumid, erectof sexual organs
English > tumid: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningostentatiously lofty in style.
Example "tumid political prose"
Synonymsbombastic, declamatory, large, orotund, turgid
BroaderrhetoricalGiven to rhetoric, emphasizing style at the expense of thought
Spanishbombástico, declamatorio, enfático, hinchado
Catalandeclamatori, emfàtic, inflat
English > tumid: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaningabnormally distended especially by fluids or gas.
Example "puffy tumid flesh"
Synonymspuffy, intumescent, tumescent, turgid
Broaderunhealthynot in or exhibiting good health in body or mind
Spanishdistendido, hinchado, inflado, tumescente, túmido
Catalandistès, inflat, tumescent, túmid
Nounstumidity, tumidnessslight swelling of an organ or part
English > tumid: 3 senses > adjective 3
MeaningOf sexual organs; stiff and rigid.
Synonymerect
CategoryphysiologyThe branch of the biological sciences dealing with the functioning of organisms
BroaderhardResisting weight or pressure
Spanisherecto, túmido
Nounstumidity, tumidnessslight swelling of an organ or part

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