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 for Tumid
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Tumid \Tu"mid\, a. [L. tumidus, fr. tumere to swell; cf. Skr.
     tumra strong, fat. Cf. Thumb.]
     1. Swelled, enlarged, or distended; as, a tumid leg; tumid
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     2. Rising above the level; protuberant.
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              So high as heaved the tumid hills.    --Milton.
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     3. Swelling in sound or sense; pompous; puffy; inflated;
        bombastic; falsely sublime; turgid; as, a tumid
        expression; a tumid style.
        [1913 Webster] -- Tu"mid*ly, adv. -- Tu"mid*ness, n.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: ostentatiously lofty in style; "a man given to large
             talk"; "tumid political prose" [syn: bombastic,
             declamatory, large, orotund, tumid, turgid]
      2: abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas; "hungry
         children with bloated stomachs"; "he had a grossly distended
         stomach"; "eyes with puffed (or puffy) lids"; "swollen
         hands"; "tumescent tissue"; "puffy tumid flesh" [syn:
         puffy, intumescent, tumescent, tumid, turgid]
      3: of sexual organs; stiff and rigid [syn: tumid, erect]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  51 Moby Thesaurus words for "tumid":
     aureate, bellied, bloated, blown up, bombastic, bug-eyed, bulged,
     dilated, distended, dropsical, edematous, enchymatous, euphuistic,
     exophthalmic, expanded, fat, flatulent, flowery, formal, fustian,
     gassy, goggle, goggled, grandiloquent, incrassate, inflated,
     magniloquent, mouthy, overblown, plethoric, pompous, pontifical,
     popeyed, pouched, puffed up, puffy, pursy, self-important, solemn,
     stilted, stuffy, swelled, swelling, swollen, tumescent, tumorous,
     turgescent, turgid, ventose, ventricose, windy

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