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Synonyms for balloonbəˈlun

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. balloon(noun)

    large tough nonrigid bag filled with gas or heated air

  2. balloon(verb)

    small thin inflatable rubber bag with narrow neck

  3. balloon(verb)

    ride in a hot-air balloon

    "He tried to balloon around the earth but storms forced him to land in China"

    billow, inflate

  4. balloon, inflate, billow(verb)

    become inflated

    "The sails ballooned"

    blow up, amplify, heave, inflate, wallow, expand, balloon, surge, billow


  1. balloon(noun)

    Such an object designed to transport people through the air.

    hot-air balloon, montgolfier

  2. balloon(noun)

    A speech bubble.

    speech bubble, fumetto

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

ball, ballon, balloons, globe, flask, football, dirigible, zeppelin

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