Definition of swelled:
enceinte, openhanded, braggy, bighearted, grownup, adult, expectant, liberal, prominent, freehanded, large, self-aggrandizing, giving, full-grown, handsome, bountiful, fully grown, gravid, vainglorious, self-aggrandising, bad, crowing, boastful, great, magnanimous, big, bragging, bounteous, proud, with child, cock-a-hoop, heavy, braggart.
- "The Peasant and the Prince", Harriet Martineau.
Having only heard this from Mrs. Michell, I away again home, and there to supper and to bed, my wife exceeding ill in her face with the tooth ake, and now her face has become mightily swelled that I am mightily troubled for it.- "Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright", Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke.
- "A Dominie in Doubt", A. S. Neill.