bloated

adjective bloat·ed

Definition of bloated

  1. 1a :  enlarged or swollen beyond usual or expected bounds a river bloated by heavy rainsb :  marked by or affected with distension of the abdomen especially due to the accumulation of gas in the digestive tract felt bloated after the big meal

  2. 2 :  obnoxiously vain a bloated ego

  3. 3a :  being much larger than what is warranted a bloated estimate a bloated budgetb :  heightened by artificial or empty means :  unnecessarily or gratuitously elaborate :  inflated 1 bloated language

Examples of bloated in a sentence

  1. I felt bloated from eating too much.

  2. a bloated sense of his own importance

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First Known Use of bloated

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BLOATED Defined for English Language Learners

bloated

adjective bloat·ed

Definition of bloated for English Language Learners

  • : very swollen : too full of liquid, gas, food, etc.



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