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See definition of tumefied on Dictionary.com
  • as inbloated
  • as inswell

synonyms for tumefied

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

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  • deflated
  • shrunken
  • concentrate
  • contract
  • lose
  • reduce
  • diminish
  • fall
  • drop
  • decline
  • lower
  • shrink
  • compress
  • shorten
  • curtail
  • condense
  • abridge
  • slump
  • lessen
  • decrease
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How to use tumefied in a sentence

He lay upon the table, screaming, because his abdomen was very painful and his hip was all tumefied.
THE NEW BOOK OF MARTYRSGEORGES DUHAMEL
Corpses soon became decomposed, exposed to the sun's torrid rays; the tumefied faces of the dead took on the colour of pitch.
THE LIFE OF MOHAMMADETIENNE DINET
Occasionally, the joints assume a tumefied appearance, generally ulcerating, and causing painful wounds.
CATTLE AND THEIR DISEASESROBERT JENNINGS
In variola the rosy shallow ulcer and healthy pus, with the acutely tumefied glands, should not be mistaken, at least after a day.
SPECIAL REPORT ON DISEASES OF THE HORSEUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
The girl's leg was horribly swollen; the part round the serpent's bite, terribly tumefied, was already taking a greenish hue.
THE BEE HUNTERSGUSTAVE AIMARD
Of course, Thacher's case, wherein the "abdomen was remarkably tumefied and tense," came into memory at once.
NEW, OLD, AND FORGOTTEN REMEDIES: PAPERS BY MANY WRITERSVARIOUS
Skin tumefied and diffuse infiltration with a red serosity, with here and there small full filled with a limpid liquid.
NEW, OLD, AND FORGOTTEN REMEDIES: PAPERS BY MANY WRITERSVARIOUS
The tumefied portions of the check and lip are pale, hard, unctuous, and glistening.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IIVARIOUS
The tonsil is swollen, and the mucous membrane of the palate and the palatine folds is congested and often tumefied.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IIVARIOUS
Sometimes the mouth is kept open, permitting the tumefied tongue to protrude.
SPECIAL REPORT ON DISEASES OF CATTLEU.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TUMEFIED

  • arrogant
  • distended
  • intumescent
  • pompous
  • stuffy
  • tumefied
  • turgid
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.