noun Date: 1744 pain in or in the region of the stomach

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  • stomachache — [stum′əkāk΄, stum′ikāk΄] n. pain in the stomach or abdomen …   English World dictionary

  • stomachache — n. to get a stomachache (AE)/to get stomachache (BE) * * * to get a stomachache (AE) /to get stomachache (BE) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • stomachache — stomach achy, adj. /stum euhk ayk /, n. pain in the stomach or abdomen; colic. Also, stomach ache. [1755 65; STOMACH + ACHE] * * * …   Universalium

  • stomachache — noun /ˈstʌməkeɪk/ A pain in the abdomen, often caused by indigestion. (The pain is usually lower than the stomach and related to the intestines.) …   Wiktionary

  • stomachache — stom·ach·ache .āk n pain in or in the region of the stomach …   Medical dictionary

  • stomachache — Synonyms and related words: ache, aching, angina, backache, bellyache, cephalalgia, colic, collywobbles, distress, earache, fret, gnawing, gripe, gripes, gut ache, headache, heartburn, hemicrania, megrim, migraine, misery, odontalgia, otalgia,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • stomachache — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. colic, gastralgia, gripe. See pain. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. indigestion, acute indigestion, gastric upset; see illness 1 , pain 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • stomachache — stom|ach|ache [ˈstʌmək eık] n [U and C] pain in your stomach or near your stomach …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • stomachache — see stomach ache …   English dictionary

  • stomachache — n. pain in the belly, pain in the stomach …   English contemporary dictionary

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