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bulging

adjective

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bulging

verb
present participle of bulge

Synonyms & Antonyms of bulging (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to extend outward beyond a usual point
  • the sides of the returning camper's suitcase bulged with a month's worth of dirty laundry

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2 to be copiously supplied
  • this guidebook to San Francisco positively bulges with useful information

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The first known use of bulging was in 1812

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“Bulging.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bulging. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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