swell

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Pronounciation of swell

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Definitions for swell

  • verb - expand abnormally; "The bellies of the starving children are swelling"
  • verb - cause to become swollen; "The water swells the wood"
  • verb - increase in size
  • adjective - very good; "he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing"
  • verb - come up
  • verb - become filled with pride
  • verb - come up (as of feelings and thoughts
  • noun - a crescendo followed by a decrescendo
  • noun - the undulating movement of the surface of the open sea
  • noun - a rounded elevation (especially one on an ocean floor)
  • noun - a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance
  • Synonyms for swell

    bully great nifty smashing corking groovy not bad cracking keen peachy bang-up dandy neat slap-up crestless wave sheik dude beau fop fashion plate gallant clotheshorse intumesce tumefy well tumesce puff up swell up well up

    Antonyms for swell

    No antonyms found for swell.

    Holonyms for swell

    No holonyms found for swell.

    Hyponyms for swell

    ground swell macaroni heavy swell coxcomb cockscomb belly blow up vesicate belly out puff out bulge puff bloat bulk distend puff up blister tumefy

    Hypernyms for swell

    moving ridge adult male natural elevation crescendo elevation wave man grow rise up do uprise increase rise originate spring up surface act arise expand come up behave develop

    Meronyms for swell

    No meronyms found for swell.

    Sounds like swell

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