biliously
adverb see bilious

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • biliously — bilious ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to bile. 2) affected by nausea or vomiting. 3) spiteful; bad tempered. DERIVATIVES biliously adverb biliousness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • biliously — See bilious. * * * …   Universalium

  • biliously — adverb In a bilious way …   Wiktionary

  • biliously — bil·ious·ly …   English syllables

  • biliously — adverb see bilious …   Useful english dictionary

  • bilious — biliously, adv. biliousness, n. /bil yeuhs/, adj. 1. Physiol., Pathol. pertaining to bile or to an excess secretion of bile. 2. Pathol. suffering from, caused by, or attended by trouble with the bile or liver. 3. peevish; irritable; cranky. 4.… …   Universalium

  • bilious — adjective Etymology: Middle French bilieux, from Latin biliosus, from bilis Date: 1541 1. a. of or relating to bile b. marked by or suffering from liver dysfunction and especially excessive secretion of bile c …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • biliousness — See biliously. * * * …   Universalium

  • Rabelais, François — Ra·be·lais (răbʹə lā , răb ə lāʹ, räb lĕʹ), François. 1494? 1553. French humanist and writer of satirical attacks on medieval scholasticism and superstition, most notably Pantagruel (1532) and Gargantua (1534). * * * born с 1494, Poitou, France… …   Universalium

  • bilious — [ bɪlɪəs] adjective 1》 affected by or associated with nausea or vomiting.     ↘(of a colour) lurid or sickly. 2》 spiteful or bad tempered. 3》 Physiology relating to bile. Derivatives biliously adverb biliousness noun …   English new terms dictionary

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