verb (used without object), bulged, bulg·ing.
verb (used with object), bulged, bulg·ing.
Origin of bulge
Related formsbulg·ing·ly, adverbout·bulge, verb, out·bulged, out·bulg·ing.
Examples from the Web for bulging
Think of him as a kind of Cecil Rhodes in a loincloth and with bulging muscles.Can Tarzan of the Apes Survive in a Post-Colonial World?|Ted Gioia|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
An earache in a child with a perfectly normal exam is more difficult to figure out than one with a bulging and inflamed eardrum.
His bald head, oversize features, and animated, bulging eyes gave him a Shrek-like appearance.For Ukrainians on Holiday, the Carpathians Are the New Crimea|Vijai Maheshwari|July 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Waiting in a pub with a bulging parcel of cash, the former asks “Will we get a receipt?”
So Serralunga or Monforte Barolo if my wallet is bulging, or Dolcetto is more likely on a weeknight.
Always ready to send shot and shell into a bulging speck in the sky that does not return the luminous signals.
The scope focused first on a bulging, monster, antiquated freighter of a design that had not been built for a hundred years.The Pirates of Ersatz|Murray Leinster
The water in the electrolyte expands as it freezes, cracking the rubber jars and bulging out the end of the wooden case.The Automobile Storage Battery|O. A. Witte
Westray knew this well now, and felt heartily ashamed of the pistol that was bulging the breast-pocket on the inside of his coat.The Nebuly Coat|John Meade Falkner
Irene looked eagerly at the bulging outline of her brother's coat, but her newly formed hopes were doomed to disappointment.The Jolliest School of All|Angela Brazil