Synonyms for intumesce

Synonyms for (verb) intumesce

Synonyms: intumesce, tumefy, tumesce, swell, swell up

Definition: expand abnormally

Usage: The bellies of the starving children are swelling

Similar words: expand

Definition: become larger in size or volume or quantity

Usage: his business expanded rapidly

Synonyms: bubble up, intumesce

Definition: move upwards in bubbles, as from the effect of heating; also used metaphorically

Usage: Gases bubbled up from the earth; Marx's ideas have bubbled up in many places in Latin America

Similar words: come up, surface, rise, rise up

Definition: come to the surface

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