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Synonyms for distention

noun inflation
  • bulge
  • enlargement
  • expansion
  • increase
  • bloating

Antonyms for distention

  • decrease
  • lessening
  • shrinkage
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to distention

bulge

noun. swollen object

rise

noun. increase, improvement

stress

noun. physical or mental pressure

stresses

noun. physical or mental pressure

swelling

noun. physical growth; lump
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.