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bulgy

[ buhl-jee ]
/ ˈbʌl dʒi /
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adjective, bulg·i·er, bulg·i·est.

tending to bulge; having a bulge: a bulgy envelope.

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Origin of bulgy

First recorded in 1840–50; bulge + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM bulgy

bulg·i·ness, noun
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