(noun, adjective, verb)


1. (obsolete) bloated

- 1602, William Shakespeare, “Act 3, Scene 4. The Queen's Closet.”, in The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of DenmarkTragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark/Act 3#Scene 4. The Queen's closet.:Let the bloat king tempt you again to bed


1. swelling of the rumen or intestinal tract of domestic animals caused by excessive gas

Definition categories: state, lump, puffiness, swelling

Sentences with bloat as a noun:

- Adding an e-mail feature to this simple text editor would be pointless bloat.


1. become bloated or swollen or puff up

- The dead man's stomach was bloated

Definition categories: change, intumesce, swell, tumefy, tumesce

2. make bloated or swollen

- Hunger bloated the child's belly

Definition categories: change, swell

Sentences with bloat as a verb:

- bloated herring