biliousness

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The state of being bilious
a disposition to exhibit uncontrolled anger; "his temper was well known to all his employees"
{i} excess secretion of bile; problems which result from excess secretions of bile; bitterness, ill-temper
gastric distress caused by a disorder of the liver or gall bladder
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Irritable or bad tempered; irascible

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

bilious
Of or pertaining to something containing or consisting of bile
bilious
{a} consisting of bile, choleric
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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
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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
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If you feel bilious, you feel sick and have a headache. She is suffering a bilious attack
bilious
suffering from or suggesting a liver disorder or gastric distress relating to or containing bile
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suffering from or suggesting a liver disorder or gastric distress
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irritable as if suffering from indigestion
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Irritable or bad tempered: irascible
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Of or pertaining to the bile
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Choleric; passionate; ill tempered
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relating to or containing bile
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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
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{s} of bile; suffering from malfunction of the liver; ill-natured
bilious
Suffering from real or supposed liver disorder, thus making one ill-natured
biliousness

    Silbentrennung

    bil·ious·ness

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    Etymologie

    [ 'bil-y&s ] (adjective.) 1541. Middle French bilieux, from Latin biliosus, from bilis.

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