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bloat·ed

 (blō′tĭd)
adj.
1. Much larger than is normal or desirable: a bloated bureaucracy; a bloated ego.
2. Immoderately wealthy: A bloated plutocrat.
3. Medicine Swollen or distended beyond normal size by fluid or gaseous material.

bloated

(ˈbləʊtɪd)
adj
1. swollen, as with a liquid, air, or wind
2. puffed up, as with conceit

bloat•ed

(ˈbloʊ tɪd)

adj.
1. puffed up.
2. conceited.
[1655–65]
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bloated

adjective
2. too full, stuffed (informal), blown up, swollen up, uncomfortably full Diners do not want to leave the table feeling bloated.
Translations

bloated

[ˈbləʊtɪd] ADJ
1. (= swollen) [stomach] → hinchado; [face] → hinchado, abotargado
to feel bloatedsentirse hinchado
2. (fig) [bureaucracy] → excesivo; [budget, ego] → inflado
bloated with pridehenchido de orgullo

bloated

[ˈbləʊtɪd] adj [face] → bouffi(e); [stomach, body] → gonflé(e)
to feel bloated → se sentir ballonné(e)

bloated

adj
aufgedunsen; I feel absolutely bloated (inf)ich bin zum Platzen voll (inf)
(fig, with pride, self-importance) → aufgeblasen (→ with vor +dat)

bloated

[ˈbləʊtɪd] adj (also) (fig) bloated (with)gonfio/a (di)

bloated

a. distendido-a, aventado-a, hinchado-a, inflado-a.

bloated

adj distendido, hinchado; to feel — sentirse hinchado, hincharse(le) (a uno) el estómago
References in classic literature ?
When, in the gathering dark- ness, he could no longer see the purple, bloated face and the burning eyes, a curious fancy came to him.
Looked at in one way each breadth stands alone, the bloated curves and flourishes--a kind of "debased Romanesque" with delirium tremens--go waddling up and down in isolated columns of fatuity.
I tell you it will be more tolerable for the Fejee that salted down a lean missionary in his cellar against a coming famine; it will be more tolerable for that provident Fejee, I say, in the day of judgment, than for thee, civilized and enlightened gourmand, who nailest geese to the ground and feastest on their bloated livers in thy pate-de-foie-gras.
Every day the police net would drag hundreds of them off the streets, and in the detention hospital you might see them, herded together in a miniature inferno, with hideous, beastly faces, bloated and leprous with disease, laughing, shouting, screaming in all stages of drunkenness, barking like dogs, gibbering like apes, raving and tearing themselves in delirium.
I recognised well that purple face,--those bloated features.
Perhaps--perhaps I am bloated and feverish," said Colin, assuming a discouraging air of gloom.
The polite rejection of the three lumps of bread-and-cheese had quite bloated Mr.
While we were comforting ourselves by the fire after our meal, the Jack - who was sitting in a corner, and who had a bloated pair of shoes on, which he had exhibited while we were eating our eggs and bacon, as interesting relics that he had taken a few days ago from the feet of a drowned seaman washed ashore - asked me if we had seen a four-oared galley going up with the tide?
One of these, a stout well-set yeoman, arrayed in Lincoln green, having twelve arrows stuck in his belt, with a baldric and badge of silver, and a bow of six feet length in his hand, turned short round, and while his countenance, which his constant exposure to weather had rendered brown as a hazel nut, grew darker with anger, he advised the Jew to remember that all the wealth he had acquired by sucking the blood of his miserable victims had but swelled him like a bloated spider, which might be overlooked while he kept in a comer, but would be crushed if it ventured into the light.
He would place his white hands beside the coarse bloated hands of the picture, and smile.
He landed close to old Sea Vitch--the big, ugly, bloated, pimpled, fat-necked, long-tusked walrus of the North Pacific, who has no manners except when he is asleep--as he was then, with his hind flippers half in and half out of the surf.
Even the deep, burning eyes seemed set amongst swollen flesh, for the lids and pouches underneath were bloated.