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beetle

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of beetle

  1. to extend outward beyond a usual point <houses in the town commonly have second stories that beetle over the ground floors, and the overhang is known as a “bump”> Synonyms bag, balloon, bulge, belly, billow, bunch, jut, overhang, poke, pooch [chiefly dialect], pouch, pout, project, protrude, stand out, start, stick out, swellRelated Words dome; blow up, inflate; dilate, distend, expand; mushroom, snowball; elongate, extend, lengthen, stretchNear Antonyms compress, condense, constrict, contract, shrink





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