bilious

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Suffering from real or supposed liver disorder, thus making one ill-natured
Irritable or bad tempered; irascible

The students had learned not to ask questions of the bilious professor.

Of or pertaining to something containing or consisting of bile
{a} consisting of bile, choleric
suffering from or suggesting a liver disorder or gastric distress
Irritable or bad tempered: irascible
disapproval If someone describes the appearance of something as bilious, they mean that they think it looks unpleasant and rather disgusting. a bilious shade of green
If you feel bilious, you feel sick and have a headache. She is suffering a bilious attack
suffering from or suggesting a liver disorder or gastric distress relating to or containing bile
Bilious is sometimes used to describe the feelings or behaviour of someone who is extremely angry or bad-tempered. His speech was a bilious, rancorous attack on young people
irritable as if suffering from indigestion
Of or pertaining to the bile
Choleric; passionate; ill tempered
relating to or containing bile
Disordered in respect to the bile; troubled with an excess of bile; as, a bilious patient; dependent on, or characterized by, an excess of bile; as, bilious symptoms
{s} of bile; suffering from malfunction of the liver; ill-natured
bilious complaint
{i} gallbladder problem
biliousness
gastric distress caused by a disorder of the liver or gall bladder
biliousness
{i} excess secretion of bile; problems which result from excess secretions of bile; bitterness, ill-temper
biliousness
a disposition to exhibit uncontrolled anger; "his temper was well known to all his employees"
biliousness
The state of being bilious
bilious

    Silbentrennung

    bil·ious

    Türkische aussprache

    bîliıs

    Aussprache

    /ˈbəlēəs/ /ˈbɪliːəs/

    Etymologie

    [ 'bil-y&s ] (adjective.) 1541. From Latin bīliōsus (“full of bile”) bīlis (“bile”) + -ōsus (“full of”).

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