Thesaurus

Montezuma's revenge

noun

Synonyms of Montezuma's revenge

abnormally frequent intestinal evacuations with more or less fluid stools
  • the one person in the tour group who didn't drink the water was spared Montezuma's revenge

Synonyms for Montezuma's revenge

Words Related to Montezuma's revenge

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About Montezuma's revenge

Time Traveler for Montezuma's revenge

Time Traveler

The first known use of Montezuma's revenge was in 1960

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near Montezuma's revenge

montages

Montezuma's revenge

monthlies

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Montezuma's revenge.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/Montezuma%27s%20revenge. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!