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swollen meaning and definition

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SWOLLEN adjective

Definition of swollen (adjective)

  1. characteristic of false pride; having an exaggerated sense of self-importance
    • "a conceited fool"; "an attitude of self-conceited arrogance"; "an egotistical disregard of others"; "so swollen by victory that he was unfit for normal duty"; "growing ever more swollen-headed and arbitrary"; "vain about her clothes"
    • synonyms: conceited, egotistic, egotistical, self-conceited, swollen-headed, vain
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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