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flat·u·lent

 (flăch′ə-lənt)
adj.
1. Of, afflicted with, or caused by flatulence.
2. Inducing or generating flatulence.
3. Pompous; bloated.

[French, from Latin flātus, fart; see flatus.]

flat′u·lent·ly adv.

flatulent

(ˈflætjʊlənt)
adj
1. (Physiology) suffering from or caused by an excessive amount of gas in the alimentary canal, producing uncomfortable distension
2. (Physiology) generating excessive gas in the alimentary canal
3. pretentious or windy in style. Also (archaic): flatuous
[C16: from New Latin flātulentus, from Latin: flatus]
ˈflatulence, ˈflatulency n
ˈflatulently adv

flat•u•lent

(ˈflætʃ ə lənt)

adj.
1. having an accumulation of gas in the intestinal tract.
2. generating such gas.
3. pompous; turgid.
[1590–1600; < New Latin flātulentus; see flatus]
flat′u•lent•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.flatulent - generating excessive gas in the alimentary canal
indigestible - digested with difficulty
2.flatulent - suffering from excessive gas in the alimentary canal
unhealthy - not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind; "unhealthy ulcers"

flatulent

adjective pretentious, swollen, inflated, tedious, pompous, tiresome, long-winded, turgid, wordy, bombastic, prolix flatulent oratory and bar-room barracking

flatulent

adjective
Filled up with or as if with something insubstantial:
Translations

flatulent

[ˈflætjʊlənt] ADJflatulento

flatulent

adjaufgebläht; foodblähend

flatulent

adj flatulento
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