Bulk Bulk, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Bulked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bulking}.] To appear or seem to be, as to bulk or extent; to swell. [1913 Webster]

The fame of Warburton possibly bulked larger for the moment. --Leslie Stephen. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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