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Synonyms for balloon


1. balloon, lighter-than-air craft
usage: large tough nonrigid bag filled with gas or heated air
2. balloon, plaything, toy
usage: small thin inflatable rubber bag with narrow neck


1. balloon, fly, aviate, pilot
usage: ride in a hot-air balloon; "He tried to balloon around the earth but storms forced him to land in China"
2. balloon, inflate, billow, expand
usage: become inflated; "The sails ballooned"
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