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synonyms for bloated

  • distended
  • tumefied
  • arrogant
  • intumescent
  • pompous
  • stuffy
  • turgid
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antonyms for bloated

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  • deflated
  • shrunken
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How to use bloated in a sentence

The research, published on March 1 in the open-access journal Conservation Letters, found that male researchers in predominantly wealthy countries have a severely bloated footprint in the major ecology journals.
CONSERVATION AND ECOLOGY RESEARCH TACKLES GLOBAL ISSUES WITHOUT GLOBAL INPUTELLIE SHECHETMARCH 3, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
A side effect of these kinds of legacy promotional structures is they can lead to bloated organizations.
‘WHAT GOT US HERE WON’T GET US THERE’: AGENCIES EXPERIMENT WITH PROMOTIONAL STRUCTURES TO CULTIVATE TALENTJESSICA DAVIESMARCH 3, 2021DIGIDAY
So, I chose “Dallas,” the iconic nighttime ’80s-era drama about the Ewings, a Texas family bloated with ambition, pride, sexual shenanigans, revenge and money.
TO DETOX FROM THE NEWS, I BINGE-WATCHED ‘DALLAS.’ IT WAS MORE THAN JUST FUN.SIBBIE O'SULLIVANJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Yet the 21st century’s most ruthlessly efficient retailer has been trying for several years now to gain a bigger foothold in the bloated, borderline nonsensical health system of the world’s richest nation.
WHAT AMAZON’S BIG PHARMACY NEWS MEANS FOR US HEALTH CAREDYLAN SCOTTNOVEMBER 23, 2020VOX
They’d heard politicians pay lip service to caring for American families and American children while raiding school budgets to pay for bloated favors to lobbyists and campaign contributors.
POLITICAL CYNICISM HAS GIVEN WAY TO LOVE IN CHRISTIAN AMERICAJAKEMETHOCTOBER 28, 2020FORTUNE
Chuck was quarterback-handsome and courtly, in contrast to bloated, prickly Lucius.
TO FIND HOPE IN AMERICAN COOKING, JAMES BEARD LOOKED TO THE WEST COASTJOHN BIRDSALLOCTOBER 2, 2020EATER
The bloated enemy, as regards Scotland, was dead before Dr. Campbell had ever penned a line.
EAST ANGLIAJ. EWING RITCHIE
He has become the demigod of the bloated manufacturing, mining, and landlord interests throughout the country.
GREAT MEN AND FAMOUS WOMEN. VOL. 4 OF 8VARIOUS
Even the deep, burning eyes seemed set amongst swollen flesh, for the lids and pouches underneath were bloated.
DRACULABRAM STOKER
According to degree of exposure, their faces were bloated and black or yellow and shrunken.
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WORDS RELATED TO BLOATED

  • bloated
  • bulging
  • enlarged
  • expanded
  • inflated
  • puffed out
  • puffy
  • stretched
  • tumescent
  • tumid
  • turgid
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