One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

what are the meaning of figurative words reffering to the big nurses size such as "swelling up" and "blows up bigger and bigger, as big as a tractor?"

One Flew Over The Cuckoos Nest

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The nurse's size is regularly described in terms of machinery. The types of machinery, and the size of the nurse change with her mood. For example, when she gets angry, Bromben describes her as "big as a tractor."


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