Having an excess of bodily fluid, particularly blood.
He was red-faced, burly and plethoric, with a pair of very small twinkling eyes which looked keenly out from between swollen and puffy pouches.
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan; Doma Publishing House (2013-03-12). Sherlock Holmes Collection: 4 Novels, 58 Stories, A Study in Scarlet, The Sign of the Four, The Hound of the Baskervilles, Valley of Fear, Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Return of Sherlock Holmes MORE (Kindle Locations 3138-3139). Doma Publishing House. Kindle Edition.
This is another one care of my husband. Thanks, Shane!
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Great word! I’m two for two 🙂 Looking forward to next week’s word!!
You must be very well read, Jennifer! So glad you liked this one. And I love that you’re keeping score!
Ooh… I dig it! So glad Kitt introduced me to your blog. 🙂
I’m glad Kitt brought you over for a visit too! She’s so great! And so are you. I’ve been stalking you too, and I loved your recent post about self image and self love. Inspirational and much needed, IMHO.