tumidus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tumeō (I swell) +‎ -idus.

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Adjective[edit]

tumidus (feminine tumida, neuter tumidum, adverb tumidē); first/second-declension adjective

  1. swollen, swelling, rising high, protuberant, tumid, dilated, bulging
  2. causing to swell
  3. (figuratively) excited, violent, exasperated; puffed up, elated; arrogant; restless, ready to break out
  4. (figuratively, of an orator) bombastic, pompous
  5. (figuratively, of speech) inflated, turgid, high-flown, bombastic, tumid

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative tumidus tumida tumidum tumidī tumidae tumida
Genitive tumidī tumidae tumidī tumidōrum tumidārum tumidōrum
Dative tumidō tumidō tumidīs
Accusative tumidum tumidam tumidum tumidōs tumidās tumida
Ablative tumidō tumidā tumidō tumidīs
Vocative tumide tumida tumidum tumidī tumidae tumida

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Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: túmid
  • English: tumid
  • Italian: tumido
  • Old Occitan: tomid (attested in the ninth- or tenth-century poem tomida femina)
  • Portuguese: túmido
  • Spanish: túmido

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