Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary

Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of DISTENDED

Pronunciation:  di'stendid

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  abnormally expanded or increased in size; (`swollen' is sometimes used in combination); "distended wineskins"; "the need to clean out swollen inventories"; "the raisins were plump and soft and swollen from being soaked"; "huge blood-swollen mosquitoes"
  2. [adj]  abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas; "hungry children with bloated stomachs"; "he had a grossly distended stomach"; "eyes with puffed (or puffy) lids"; "swollen hands"; "tumescent tissue"; "puffy tumid flesh"

DISTENDED is a 9 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: bloated, expanded, puffed, puffy, swollen, tumescent, tumid, turgid, unhealthy



Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: adipose, bagging, baggy, ballooning, beefy, bellying, big-bellied, billowing, billowy, bloated, blown up, blowzy, bosomy, brawny, bulbose, bulbous, bulging, bumped, bumpy, bunched, bunchy, burly, bursting, buxom, choked, chubby, chunky, congested, corpulent, crammed, crowded, dilated, drenched, dropsical, dumpy, edematous, enchymatous, fat, fattish, filled to overflowing, flatulent, fleshy, full, gassy, glutted, gorged, gross, heavyset, hefty, hillocky, hippy, hummocky, hyperemic, imposing, in spate, incrassate, inflated, jammed, jam-packed, lusty, meaty, moutonnee, obese, overblown, overburdened, overcharged, overfed, overflowing, overfraught, overfreighted, overfull, overladen, overloaded, overstocked, overstuffed, oversupplied, overweight, overweighted, packed, paunchy, plethoric, plump, pneumatic, podgy, portly, potbellied, pouching, pudgy, puffed up, puffy, pursy, ready to burst, roly-poly, rotund, rounded, running over, satiated, saturated, soaked, square, squat, squatty, stalwart, stocky, stout, strapping, stuffed, stuffed up, supercharged, supersaturated, surcharged, surfeited, swelled, swelling, swollen, thick-bodied, thickset, top-heavy, tubby, tumid, turgid, ventose, verrucated, verrucose, warty, well-fed, windy