DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for: [Show options]

[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

2 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tu·mid a.
 1. Swelled, enlarged, or distended; as, a tumid leg; tumid flesh.
 2. Rising above the level; protuberant.
    So high as heaved the tumid hills.   --Milton.
 3. Swelling in sound or sense; pompous; puffy; inflated; bombastic; falsely sublime; turgid; as, a tumid expression; a tumid style.
 -- Tu*mid*ly, adv. -- Tu*mid*ness, n.