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Turkish translation of “swell”

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swell

verb
 
 
/swel/ ( past tense swelled, past participle swollen, swelled)
SIZE [I] ( also swell up) to increase in size
şişmek, kabarmak
One side of his face had swollen up where he'd been stung.Enlarging and inflatingBecoming bigger
AMOUNT [I, T] to increase in amount because more things are added
çoğalmak, miktarı artmak
The population of the region was swollen by refugees from across the border.Enlarging and inflatingBecoming biggerIncreasing and intensifying
(Definition of swell verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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