Entry from British & World English dictionary
Having a bulbous, rounded shape, tapering at one end: a huge balloon-shaped brandy glass
More example sentences
- In the past the tasting of brandy was bedevilled by the mystique of the enormous balloon-shaped ballon glasses traditionally used.
- To keep his head and get the girl, the male fly resorts to gift-giving, presenting the female with a small, balloon-shaped cocoon.
- The bladder is a balloon-shaped organ that stores urine.
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