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indigestion
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Definition discomfort (such as fullness, stomach pain, and gas) caused by difficulty in digesting food
  • She suffers indigestion when she is stressed or eats too quickly.
indigestion = discomfort (such as fullness, stomach pain, and gas) caused by difficulty in digesting food
  • Here's a dilemma for you. I was sitting in the Palm, a famous steakhouse, trying to enjoy a rib-eye steak cooked medium rare. On the table in front of me, open to the first page, was a copy of a book about animal rights called Animal Liberation.  If that sounds like a recipe for indigestion, well, that was sort of the idea.
    Michael Pollan  --  The Omnivore's Dilemma
  • indigestion = discomfort caused by difficulty in digesting food
  • Seventhly, it is an argument of Indigestion, when Greek and Latine Sentences unchewed come up again, as they use to doe, unchanged.
    Thomas Hobbes  --  Leviathan
  • Maybe it was the idea of Andy, but somehow they gave me indigestion.
    Truman Capote  --  In Cold Blood
  • And that was the result of the Indian climate, and marriage, and indigestion, and other things of that kind.
    Oscar Wilde  --  The Importance of Being Earnest
  • He suffered from indigestion.
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • She's been going to him for weeks, and he's treated her for heart and indigestion."
    D.H. Lawrence  --  Sons and Lovers
  • She looked more disappointed, as if she'd been planning to have me for supper, but had decided I might give her indigestion.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lightning Thief
  • And if indigestion it is, we can always dose him.
    Nora Roberts  --  Dark Witch
  • She added, "I have the feeling he suffers from indigestion," and drummed her breast while she swallowed.
    Eudora Welty  --  The Golden Apples
  • It's just that you always get indigestion afterward."
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Wedding
  • Milo would make them strong, Pilu would give them a magic voice, and I would give them...indigestion.
    Terry Pratchett  --  Nation
  • I won't have you keeping me up all night with your indigestion.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help
  • Horrible, fluffy things that give me hair balls and indigestion .
    Christopher Paolini  --  Brisingr
  • She added, "I have the feeling he suffers from indigestion," and drummed her breast while she swallowed.
    Eudora Welty  --  The Collected Stories of Eudora Welty
  • The thought of backtracking and searching all the cozy little homes and luxury hideaways of David Angelini was giving her a bad case of indigestion.
    J.D. Robb  --  Glory in Death
  • Thought I had a touch of indigestion, you know, until the bleeding started up.
    Michael Crichton  --  The Andromeda Strain
  • He adopted a shrewd expression, which, on S.Q., looked rather as if he had severe indigestion.
    Trenton Lee Stewart  --  The Mysterious Benedict Society
  • Then arose a slim, melancholy girl, whose face had the "interesting" paleness that comes of pills and indigestion, and read a "poem."
    Mark Twain  --  The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
  • "No; indigestion," I retorted, and continued my walk as if nothing untoward had occurred.
    Jack London  --  Sea Wolf

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