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Synonyms of bulge

Noun


1. bulge, bump, hump, swelling, gibbosity, gibbousness, jut, prominence, protuberance, protrusion, extrusion, excrescence, projection

usage: something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings; "the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge"; "the hump of a camel"; "he stood on the rocky prominence"; "the occipital protuberance was well developed"; "the bony excrescence between its horns"

Verb


1. bulge, pouch, protrude, change shape, change form, deform

usage: swell or protrude outwards; "His stomach bulged after the huge meal"

2. bulge, bag, stick out, protrude, jut out, jut, project

usage: bulge out; form a bulge outward, or be so full as to appear to bulge

3. start, protrude, pop, pop out, bulge, bulge out, bug out, come out, change shape, change form, deform

usage: bulge outward; "His eyes popped"

4. bulge, bulk, swell

usage: cause to bulge or swell outwards

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