turgeo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain. Compare Old Armenian թուրծ (tʿurc, cheek).

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present active turgeō, present infinitive turgēre, perfect active tursī ([[no passive]])

  1. I am swollen, swell out.
  2. (figuratively) I swell (with rage); I am enraged.
  3. (figuratively, of speech) I am inflated or bombastic.

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References[edit]

  • turgeo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879