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English definition of “bloat”


verb [I or T] uk   /bləʊt/ us    /bloʊt/
to swell up, or to make someone or something swollen: If I eat it, my stomach bloats up.Enlarging and inflatingBecoming biggerBecoming biggerEnlarging and inflating
noun [U] uk   /ˈbləʊ.tɪŋ/ us    /ˈbloʊ.t̬ɪŋ/
He suffered from indigestion and bloating.Digestive disorders
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