Definitions For Swelling


  • The increase in volume of certain substances when they are heated (often accompanied by release of water)
  • Something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings
  • An abnormal protuberance or localized enlargement
  • An area on someone's body that is larger than normal because of an illness or injury
  • The condition of being larger than normal

Is Swelling a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Swelling is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Swelling in a Sentence

  • There was a swelling above her eye.
  • The swelling around her eye should subside in a few days.

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