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bloated

Pronunciation: /ˈbləʊtəd; ˈbləʊtɪd/

Translation of bloated in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 [body/face] hinchado, abotagado, abotargado I feel bloated after all that food me siento hinchado de tanto comer to be bloated with pride/self-importance estar* henchido de orgullo/vanidad
    Example sentences
    • In kids who are 2 years old or younger, the most common symptoms of appendicitis are vomiting and a bloated or swollen abdomen, accompanied by pain.
    • I remembered her as being dependent on a ventilator, bloated with excess fluid, and too weak to even lift her hands off the bed.
    • The darkness edged away and there was something in the corner, some terribly old and deformed thing, with a bloated, distended belly and wide staring eyes.
    1.2 (over-large) [budget/estimate] inflado
    Example sentences
    • Another version is that the paper was reasonably profitable, but that this was disguised by the bloated amounts charged to it internally to pump up the job printing results.
    • It amounts to a bloated and inefficient government monopoly.
    • He had a brain in him the size of a bloated brontosaurus, but unfortunately he had a temper to match.

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