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acquaint, advance, advise, announce, apprise, ballyhoo, bill, blazon, boost, build up.
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Correct spelling:
bulging
Definition:
curving or bulging outward

Synonyms:

adjective
all
bulging, convex.
bent
bowed.
chock-full
chock-a-block, cram full, packed like sardines, completely full, packed to capacity.
convex
arched, convex, curved, raised, rounded, biconvex, bulgy, gibbous, protuberant, bulgier, Bi-Convex, outcurved.
curving outward
convex, gibbous, protuberant.
overweight
fat.
slack
baggy.
tumescent
expanding, Distent.
noun
bulging
bell-shaped, bellied, bellying, biconvex, broken-backed, bulbous, bulgy, convex, convexo-concave, convexo-convex, gibbose, gibbous, hogged, lenticular, lentiform, planoconvex, protuberant, umbelate, umbellike.
sticking out
bulge, jut, overhang, project, prominent, protrude, stick out, stick up.
Examples of usage:
  1. He had a great bulging forehead, like Verlaine's. – Life and Writings of Maurice Maeterlinck by Jethro Bithell
  2. It keeps running back and being polite with its eyes bulging out." – The Heather-Moon by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  3. He was a short fat man, with an extremely red face and bulging eyes, which watered very much and apparently required to be constantly mopped with a handkerchief which he carried in his hand. – The Hampstead Mystery by John R. Watson
  4. And when the crowd went out he noticed that Angell's pockets were bulging, and assumed that he had the bombs, and that they were going to do the job. – 100%: The Story of a Patriot by Upton Sinclair
  5. In short, the coronary edge resembles a closed elastic ring, which yields to pressure, even the most gentle, of the body- weight, in such a way that a bulging out of any one part is manifested by an inward movement of another part. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks

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