logo What is the definition of

Definition of baloon

"baloon" is probably misspelled. Trying balloon instead Definition of balloon

1. balloon [ n ] large tough non-rigid bag filled with gas or hot air

Used in print:

(Leo Lemon, "Catch Up With" and "Something to...)

`` I paint the nothing '' , he said once to Franz_Kline and myself , `` the nothing that_is behind the something , the inexpressible , unpaintable ' tick ' in the unconscious , the ' spirit ' of the moment resting forever , suspended like a huge balloon , in non time '' .

Synonyms balloon Related Terms lighter-than-air_craft hot-air_balloon meteorological_balloon trial_balloon ripcord envelope

2. balloon [ n ] small thin inflatable rubber bag with narrow neck

Used in print:

(Harry H. Hull, "The Normal Forces and Their Ther...)

These droplets are distorted by the normal forces just as a balloon would be pulled or pressed out of shape in one 's hands .

Synonyms balloon Related Terms plaything

3. balloon [ v ] ride in a hot-air balloon
Examples: "He tried to balloon around the earth but storms forced him to land in China"

Synonyms balloon Related Terms fly balloonist

4. balloon [ v ] become inflated
Examples: "The sails ballooned"

Synonyms inflate billow balloon Related Terms expand reflate inflation

Similar Spelling

Definition of ballistite
Definition of ballistocardiogram
Definition of ballistocardiograph
Definition of ballock
Definition of balloon
Definition of balloon_bomb
Definition of balloon_flower
Definition of balloon_sail
Definition of balloon_seat