bellyache


1bel·ly·ache

noun \ˈbe-lē-ˌāk\

: a pain in the stomach ( Brit )

Full Definition of BELLYACHE

:  pain in the abdomen and especially in the stomach :  stomachache

Examples of BELLYACHE

  1. He ate too much chili and it gave him a bellyache.
  2. He ate too much chili and it gave him bellyache.

First Known Use of BELLYACHE

1552

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2bellyache

verb

: to complain in an annoying way

Full Definition of BELLYACHE

intransitive verb
:  to complain whiningly or peevishly :  find fault
bel·ly·ach·er noun

Examples of BELLYACHE

  1. He was bellyaching about how long it took to get a table at the restaurant.
  2. <tired of the kids bellyaching every time they're asked to mow the lawn or take out the trash>

First Known Use of BELLYACHE

1881

bel·ly·ache

noun \ˈbel-ē-ˌāk\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BELLYACHE

: pain in the abdomen and especially in the stomach : stomachache

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