menstruate

verb men·stru·ate \ ˈmen(t)-strü-ˌwāt , ˈmen-ˌstrāt \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of menstruate

menstruated; menstruating
intransitive verb
:to undergo menstruation

Examples of menstruate in a Sentence

  1. She began menstruating at the age of 12.

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Origin and Etymology of menstruate

Late Latin menstruatus, past participle of menstruari, from Latin menstrua menses, from neuter plural of menstruus monthly, from mensis


MENSTRUATE Defined for English Language Learners

menstruate

verb

Definition of menstruate for English Language Learners

  • of a woman : to have blood flow from your body as part of a process that happens each month


Medical Dictionary

menstruate

intransitive verb men·stru·ate \ ˈmen(t)-strə-ˌwāt, ˈmen-ˌstrāt \

medical Definition of menstruate

menstruated; menstruating
:to undergo menstruation


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