Hindi translation of 'swell'
swell /swel स्वेल्/
Word forms: swells, swelling, swelled, swollenThe forms swelled and swollen are both used as the past participle.
1. transitive or intransitive verb
If the amount or size of something swells, or is swelled or is swollen, it becomes larger than it was before.
बढ़ा देना/बढ़ जाना
His bank balance has swelled by £222,000.
Cairo's population has swollen to more than 15 million.
2. intransitive verb, phrasal verb
If something such as a part of your body swells, or if it swells up, it becomes larger and rounder than normal.
The limbs swell to an enormous size.
The glands in the neck swell up.
3. intransitive verb
If you swell with a feeling, you are suddenly full of that feeling.[literary]
She could see her two sons swell with pride.
4. see also swollen
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Example Sentences Including 'swell'
Above him, the door opened and shut, creaking slightly as the boat pitched in the swell.THE KEYS OF HELL (2002)
Her appearance caused a little swell of interest among the guests.The Ambassador's Women
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Translation of swell from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary