来自拉丁语 tumere,肿胀，肿大，来自 PIE*teue,肿胀，膨胀，词源同 thigh,tuber.
- tumid (adj.)
- "morbidly swollen," 1540s, from Latin tumidus "swollen, swelling, rising high," figuratively "swollen with anger or pride," from tumere "to swell," from PIE root *teue- (2) "to swell" (see thigh). Figurative sense in English (in reference to prose, etc.) is attested from 1640s. Related: Tumidity.
- 1. My eyelid has been tumid since yesterday.
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