There are 2 translations of bulge in Spanish:

bulge1

Pronunciation: /bʌldʒ/

n

  • 1.1 (protrusion) bulto (masculine)
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    • The rounded bulge of its roof was visible above the dry-stone dyke.
    • The hernia may look like a bulge or swelling in the groin area.
    • They calculate that the plume's buoyancy, as inferred by seismic imaging, is just enough to produce a bulge in the overlying surface that matches the superswell in size and height.
    1.2 (temporary increase) aumento (masculine) pasajero a population bulge un aumento demográfico
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    • We who were born in the mid 50's are the biggest bulge of the baby boom cohort.
    • As the demographics I discussed earlier change, and as the baby boomers retire and the bulge flows through, there will be a huge increase in the cost of New Zealand superannuation.
    • That's a long time - long enough to weather most of the baby-boomer bulge.

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.

There are 2 translations of bulge in Spanish:

bulge2

vi

  • 1.1 (protrude) sobresalir* her eyes bulged at the thought los ojos se le salían de las órbitas de solo pensarlo to bulge with sth estar* repleto de algo the bag was bulging with books la bolsa estaba repleta de libros 1.2
    (bulging present participle/participio presente)
    [pocket/bag] repleto; [eyes] saltón he has a bulging stomach tiene mucha barriga
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    • He could feel the blood pumping through the veins that were starting to bulge out of the neck muscles.
    • Sometimes it can be genuinely disabling without the right treatment, if a nerve is trapped or a disc is bulging.
    • Its order books are bulging and profits are up 70% on the back of a soaring aerospace market.
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    • Tony must feel like a man who has a wallet bulging with notes in one hand and a clutch of pressing bills in the other.
    • Newspapers bulge with travel advertisements and articles telling us about the wonders of the world.
    • He was carrying several shopping bags, bulging with packets and tins.

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.