Thesaurus

colic

noun

Synonyms of colic

as in cramps, gripes

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for colic

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About colic

Time Traveler for colic

Time Traveler

The first known use of colic was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Thesaurus Entries Near colic

coleaders

colic

colics

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Colic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/colic. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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

More from Merriam-Webster on colic

Nglish: Translation of colic for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of colic for Arabic Speakers

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about colic

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name That Food

  • a-light
  • Name these cookies!
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

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!