: inability to digest or difficulty in digesting something
: a case or attack of indigestion marked especially by a burning sensation or discomfort in the upper abdomen
Examples of INDIGESTION
- The patient complained of indigestion and nausea.
- I like spicy foods but they always give me indigestion.
First Known Use of INDIGESTION
: discomfort caused by slow or painful digestion
: inability to digest or difficulty in digesting food : incomplete or imperfect digestion of food
: a case or attack of indigestion marked especially by pain, discomfort, or a burning sensation in the upper abdomen often accompanied by abdominal bloating, nausea, belching, flatulence, or uncomfortable fullness
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