chwyddo

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From chwydd (swelling) +‎ -o

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

chwyddo (first-person singular present chwyddaf, not mutable)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to swell, to inflate
    Mae ei braich yn chwyddo.
    Her arm is swelling.
    Mae hi'n chwyddo'r balŵn.
    She inflates the balloon.

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References[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “chwyddo”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies