Word:

Bulge

Pronunciation: bŭlj
n.1.The bilge or protuberant part of a cask.
2.A swelling, protuberant part; a bending outward, esp. when caused by pressure; as, a bulge in a wall.
3.(Naut.) The bilge of a vessel. See Bilge, 2.
Bulge ways
(Naut.) See Bilge ways.
v. i.1.To swell or jut out; to bend outward, as a wall when it yields to pressure; to be protuberant; as, the wall bulges.
[imp. & p. p. Bulged ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Bulging.]
2.To bilge, as a ship; to founder.
And scattered navies bulge on distant shores.
- Broome.
Noun1.Bulgebulge - something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from a form
Verb1.bulge - swell or protrude outwards; "His eyes bulged with surprise"
Synonyms: pouch, protrude
2.bulge - bulge out; form a bulge outward, or be so full as to appear to bulge
Synonyms: bag
3.bulge - bulge outward; "His eyes popped"
4.bulge - cause to bulge or swell outwards
Synonyms: bulk
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