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Synonyms and Antonyms of bloated

  1. 1 extended beyond normal or realistic bounds <a bloated sense of his own importance> Synonyms exaggerated, hyperbolized, inflated, outsize (also outsized), overblown, overdrawn, overweening Related Words elaborated, embellished, embroidered, enlarged, hyped-up, magnified, overdone, overemphasized, overplayed, overstated, padded, stretched; grandiose, preposterous, unreal, unrealistic, unreasonable Near Antonyms realistic, reasonable

  2. 2 enlarged beyond normal from internal pressure <a bloated stomach> Synonyms blown, distended, overinflated, puffed, swollen, tumescent, tumid, turgid, varicose (also varicosed) Related Words ballooned, blown up, expanded; bulging, dilated, protuberant; ventricose; ballooning, dilating, turgescent Near Antonyms collapsed, deflated, detumescent

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