bulbous definition

  • adjective:
    • Resembling a bulb in shape; rounded or swollen: a bulbous nostrils; a bulbous stem base.
    • Botany Bearing bulbs or developing from a bulb.
    • obtaining the form of or resembling a bulb, bloated.
    • Overweight and round fit.
    • Developing from a bulb or creating light bulbs.
    • Having or containing light bulbs, or a bulb; developing from light bulbs; bulblike in shape or structure.
    • curving outward
    • shaped like a bulb
    • Resembling a bulb in shape; curved or distended: a bulbous nose; a bulbous stem base.
    • Botany Bearing light bulbs or developing from a bulb.
    • getting the model of or resembling a bulb, bloated.
    • Overweight and round in form.
    • Developing from a bulb or producing light bulbs.
    • Having or containing light bulbs, or a bulb; growing from bulbs; bulblike fit or framework.
    • curving outward
    • shaped like a bulb
  • others:
    • creating or developing from light bulbs: because, bulbous flowers.
    • with respect to or resembling a bulb; inflammation away; bulb-shaped.
    • manufacturing or developing from light bulbs: since, bulbous plants.
    • with respect to or resembling a bulb; inflammation away; bulb-shaped.

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