Home  Reverse Dictionary  Customize  Browse Dictionaries   Help


Jump to: General, Art, Business, Computing, Medicine, Miscellaneous, Religion, Science, Slang, Sports, Tech, Phrases 

We found 45 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word swelling:
Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "swelling" is defined.

General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. swelling: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. swelling: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. swelling: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. swelling: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. swelling: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. swelling: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Swelling, swelling: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. swelling: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. swelling: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. swelling: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. swelling: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. swelling: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Swelling, swelling: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. swelling: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. swelling: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Swelling (medical), Swelling: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Swelling: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. swelling: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. swelling: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Swelling: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. swelling: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. swelling: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. swelling: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. swelling: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. swelling: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. swelling: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. swelling: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. swelling: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Swelling (medical), swelling: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. Swelling (edema): Merck Manuals [home, info]
  2. swelling: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. Swelling: Allergy Glossary [home, info]
  4. Swelling: MEDLINE plus Illustrated Medical Encyclopedia [home, info]
  5. swelling (edema): Neurotrauma Glossary [home, info]
  6. Swelling (medical), swelling: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  7. Swelling: Rudy's List of Archaic Medical Terms [home, info]
  8. Swelling: University of Maryland Glossary of Medical Terms [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. swelling: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Swelling: Easton Bible [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. swelling (materials): Agricultural Thesaurus and Glossary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. swelling: Book Binding [home, info]
  2. Swelling: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. SWELLING: Power Engineering [home, info]

(Note: See swollen for more definitions.)

Quick definitions from Macmillan (
American English Definition British English Definition

Provided by

Quick definitions from WordNet (swelling)

noun:  abnormal protuberance or localized enlargement
noun:  the swelling of certain substances when they are heated (often accompanied by release of water)
adjective:  becoming puffy as from internal bleeding or accumulation of other fluids ("Put ice on the swelling ankle")

▸ Also see swollen

Words similar to swelling

Usage examples for swelling

Popular adjectives describing swelling

Popular nouns described by swelling

Words that often appear near swelling

Rhymes of swelling

Invented words related to swelling

Phrases that include swelling:   high swelling, familial intraosseous swelling, laryngeal swelling, facial swelling, foot leg and ankle swelling, more...

Words similar to swelling:   intumescence, intumescency, lump, puffiness, swell, edema, node, spargosis, more...

Search for swelling on Google or Wikipedia

Search completed in 0.027 seconds.

Home  Reverse Dictionary  Customize  Browse Dictionaries  Privacy API    Help