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schwoll

  
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     schwellen   
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
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scholl, Schwall, Scholle, Scholli

ihm schwoll der Kamm exp.
he got swollen-headed {or} swell-headed ; he got above himself ; he saw red

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
the wind grew into a storm
exp.
the storm increased to hurricane force
exp.
he was so angry you could see the veins standing out on his forehead
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'schwoll' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
der Jubel schwoll zu einem Begeisterungssturm an
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"schwoll": examples and translations in context
Und nur vom Zusehen juckte und schwoll mir alles an. And I got itchy and swollen just watching you.
Als er aber diese Worte gesagt hatte, schwoll sein Herz in ihm, und er sank abermals vor Freude nieder; und auch die Königin sank nieder, denn sie war vom Geist überwältigt. Now, when he had said these words, his heart was swollen within him, and he sunk again with joy; and the queen also sunk down, being overpowered by the Spirit.
Sie schwoll an wie ein Ballon. She swelled up like a balloon.
Und deine Zunge schwoll an wie ein Fußball. And your tongue swelled up like a football.
Der Fluss schwoll an und machte das Überfahren unmöglich. Today they picked 60 dead from exhaustion.
Ich meine, die Zunge seiner Freundin schwoll wie eine Rettungsinsel auf. I mean, his girlfriend's tongue blew up like a life raft.
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