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Buoyant vs Balloon - What's the difference?

buoyant | balloon |


As a adjective buoyant

is having buoyancy; able to float.

As a noun balloon is

an inflatable buoyant object, often (but not necessarily) round and flexible.

As a verb balloon is

to increase or expand rapidly.

Inflatable vs Balloon - What's the difference?

inflatable | balloon |


As nouns the difference between inflatable and balloon

is that inflatable is (nautical) a boat or dinghy that may be inflated when needed while balloon is an inflatable buoyant object, often (but not necessarily) round and flexible.

As a adjective inflatable

is able to be inflated or blown up.

As a verb balloon is

to increase or expand rapidly.

Balloon vs Blimp - What's the difference?

balloon | blimp |

Blimp is a see also of balloon.


As nouns the difference between balloon and blimp

is that balloon is an inflatable buoyant object, often (but not necessarily) round and flexible while blimp is an airship constructed with a non-rigid lifting agent container.

As verbs the difference between balloon and blimp

is that balloon is to increase or expand rapidly while blimp is to expand like a blimp or balloon; to become fat.

Balloon vs Dope - What's the difference?

balloon | dope |


As nouns the difference between balloon and dope

is that balloon is an inflatable buoyant object, often (but not necessarily) round and flexible while dope is (uncountable) any viscous liquid or paste, such as a lubricant, used in preparing a surface.

As verbs the difference between balloon and dope

is that balloon is to increase or expand rapidly while dope is (slang) to affect with drugs.

As a adjective dope is

(slang) great, amazing or extraordinary.

Balloon vs Envelope - What's the difference?

balloon | envelope |


As nouns the difference between balloon and envelope

is that balloon is an inflatable buoyant object, often (but not necessarily) round and flexible while envelope is a paper or cardboard wrapper used to enclose small, flat items, especially letters, for mailing.

As verbs the difference between balloon and envelope

is that balloon is to increase or expand rapidly while envelope is (nonstandard) (envelop).

What is the difference between balloon and bullet?

balloon | bullet |


As nouns the difference between balloon and bullet

is that balloon is an inflatable buoyant object, often (but not necessarily) round and flexible while bullet is a projectile, usually of metal, shot from a gun at high speed.

As verbs the difference between balloon and bullet

is that balloon is to increase or expand rapidly while bullet is (informal) to draw attention to (text) by, or as if by, placing a graphic bullet in front of it.

What is the difference between balloon and car?

balloon | car |


As nouns the difference between balloon and car

is that balloon is an inflatable buoyant object, often (but not necessarily) round and flexible while car is (dated) a wheeled vehicle, drawn by a horse or other animal or car can be (computing) the first part of a cons in lisp the first element of a list.

As a verb balloon

is to increase or expand rapidly.

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