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Overview of noun swell

The noun swell has 4 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (3) swell, crestless wave

(the undulating movement of the surface of the open sea)

2. (2) swell

(a rounded elevation (especially one on an ocean floor))

3. (1) swell

(a crescendo followed by a decrescendo)

4. dandy, dude, fop, gallant, sheik, beau, swell, fashion plate, clotheshorse

(a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance)


Overview of adj swollen

The adj swollen has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. conceited, egotistic, egotistical, self-conceited, swollen, swollen-headed, vain

(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")

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