Meaning of BULK in English


n. 25B6; noun

the sheer bulk of the bags : SIZE, volume, dimensions, proportions, mass, scale, magnitude, immensity, vastness.

the bulk of entrants were British : MAJORITY, generality, main part, major part, lion's share, preponderance; most, almost all.


25B6; verb some meals are bulked out with fat : EXPAND, pad out, fill out, eke out; augment, increase.

25A0; bulk large BE IMPORTANT, loom large, dominate; be significant, be influential, be of consequence, carry weight; count, matter, signify.

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