Definition of on an empty stomach
- Take this medication on an empty stomach.
: containing nothing
: not occupied or inhabited
: to make empty : remove the contents of
: deprive, divest
: to discharge (itself) of contents
: something (such as a bottle or can) that is empty
: a saclike expansion of the digestive tract of a vertebrate that is located between the esophagus and duodenum and typically consists of a simple often curved sac with an outer serous covering, a strong muscular wall that contracts rhythmically, and an inner mucous membrane lining that contains gastric glands
: one of the compartments making up the stomach of a ruminant animal (such as a cow or sheep)
: a cavity in an invertebrate animal that is analogous to a stomach
: to take offense at
: to bear without overt reaction or resentment : put up with
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