膨 (swell) kanji
Swell
This kanji has 16 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 8.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:swell, get fat, thick
On reading:ボウ
Kun reading:ふく-らむ、ふく-れる
fuku-ramu, fuku-reru

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膨大な経費
ぼうだいなけいひ
an enormous expenditure, immense costs, tremendous expenses
パンが膨らむ
ぱんがふくらむ
bread rises
膨れっ面
ふくれっつら
a sulky look, a sullen face ☆=仏頂面(ぶっちょうづら)
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