Synonyms for tumid

Synonyms for (adjective) tumid

Synonyms: tumid, erect

Definition: of sexual organs; stiff and rigid

Similar words: hard

Definition: resisting weight or pressure


Synonyms: puffy, tumescent, tumid, turgid, intumescent

Definition: abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas

Usage: hungry children with bloated stomachs; he had a grossly distended stomach; eyes with puffed (or puffy) lids; swollen hands; tumescent tissue; puffy tumid flesh

Similar words: unhealthy

Definition: not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind

Usage: unhealthy ulcers


Synonyms: tumid, turgid, bombastic, declamatory, large, orotund

Definition: ostentatiously lofty in style

Usage: a man given to large talk; tumid political prose

Similar words: rhetorical

Definition: given to rhetoric, emphasizing style at the expense of thought

Usage: mere rhetorical frippery