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British English: /bʌldʒ/
American English: /bəldʒ/

Translation of bulge in Italian:


  • 4 (Military) the battle of the Bulge (History, Military)
    la battaglia delle Ardenne
    [figurative] [humorous]
    la battaglia o lotta contro i chili superflui

intransitive verb

  • (bag, pocket, wallet)
    essere gonfio, rigonfio, pieno
    (stomach, cheeks)
    gonfiarsi, essere gonfio
    his eyes were bulging out of their sockets
    gli occhi gli uscivano dalle orbite
    to be bulging with
    (bag, vehicle, wardrobe)
    essere pieno zeppo di
    (book, building)
    essere pieno di

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