verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Most modern software also features huge amounts of bloat due to lazily re-purposing code for things it wasn’t built for.Computing Power Can Keep Growing as Moore’s Law Winds Down. Here’s How|Edd Gent|June 8, 2020|Singularity Hub
Part of the decomposition process causes bodies to bloat and blood to sometimes seep from the mouth.
In the new, leaner strategy, any bloat has to go, even if it means reversing on a major earlier decision.
It's classic big-government logic: create a redundant position and the needless bloat that goes with it.Washington’s Silly Plan to Create a National Nurse|Michelle Cottle|February 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Another reasons EMRs lie, is that they are subject to “template bloat.”The Unintended Consequences of Electronic Medical Records, Continued|Megan McArdle|January 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He has no use for the mind-numbing bloat of Ringling Brothers nor does he like the light-show and acrobatics of Cirque du Soleil.
Some one of the above purgatives should be given after the bloat has subsided, and careful feeding for some days must be observed.Domestic Animals|Richard L. Allen
Should you be still anxious to arrive at Bloat, you cannot do better than——'Berry And Co.|Dornford Yates
His physical weakness, they soon discovered, was exactly what was to be expected of a whisky bloat.The Snow-Burner|Henry Oyen
I was well until I weaned my baby and then I began to bloat and had bearing down pains.Treatise on the Diseases of Women|Lydia E. Pinkham
Excessive fermentations of this kind are responsible for the distressing phenomenon known as "bloat."The Chemistry of Plant Life|Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher