Examples of diarrhea in a Sentence
The symptoms of the disease include fever, nausea, and diarrhea.
I was taken with severe diarrhea while attending the conference.
Recent Examples of diarrhea from the Web
Vomiting and diarrhea followed hours later, according to the report.
Immunotherapy side effects include possible skin reactions, flu-like symptoms, heart palpitations, diarrhea, infection, arthritis, or severe or even deadly allergic reactions.
Toxic algae can cause a host of symptoms, including numbness, tingling, dizziness, nausea, cramping, diarrhea and difficulty breathing.
The E. coli bacteria’s effects can run from bloody diarrhea and dehydration to Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS), a form of kidney failure that can lead to death.
Officials say the effects of synthetic marijuana can include agitation, extreme nervousness, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, a racing heartbeat, hallucination and dilated pupils.
Those are the things that travelers should know, because traveler's diarrhea is the No. 1 cause of illness [for travelers].
A preschool and adult living skills program in Davis will be closed Friday as Yolo County continues to battle the rapid spread of norovirus, an illness that triggers vomiting and diarrhea, officials said Thursday.
Over 1 million children die from diarrhea every year in developing nations where water is often contaminated.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'diarrhea'. Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Origin and Etymology of diarrhea
Middle English diaria, from Late Latin diarrhoea, from Greek diarrhoia, from diarrhein to flow through, from dia- + rhein to flow — more at stream
First Known Use: 14th century
DIARRHEA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of diarrhea for English Language Learners
medical : an illness that causes you to pass waste from your body very frequently and in liquid rather than solid form
DIARRHEA Defined for Kids
Definition of diarrhea for Students
: abnormally frequent and watery bowel movements
Medical Definition of diarrhea
: abnormally frequent intestinal evacuations with more or less fluid stools
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up diarrhea? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).