Definitions for biliousˈbɪl yəs

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. bilious, biliary(adj)

    relating to or containing bile

  2. bilious, liverish, livery(adj)

    suffering from or suggesting a liver disorder or gastric distress

  3. atrabilious, bilious, dyspeptic, liverish(adj)

    irritable as if suffering from indigestion

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. bilious(Adjective)

    Suffering from real or supposed liver disorder, thus making one ill-natured.

  2. bilious(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to something containing or consisting of bile.

  3. bilious(Adjective)

    Irritable or bad tempered; irascible.

    The students had learned not to ask questions of the bilious professor.

  4. Origin: From biliosus, from bilis + -osus.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Bilious(adj)

    of or pertaining to the bile

  2. Bilious(adj)

    disordered in respect to the bile; troubled with an excess of bile; as, a bilious patient; dependent on, or characterized by, an excess of bile; as, bilious symptoms

  3. Bilious(adj)

    choleric; passionate; ill tempered


Translations for bilious

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • iracundo, colérico, intranquillo, biliario, biliar, atrabilioso, atrabiliario, biliosoSpanish
  • sapekas, sappipitoinen, sappitautinenFinnish
  • insuffisant hépatique, bilieux, atrabilaire, biliaire, bilieuse, coléreux, colérique, bileuxFrench
  • դյուրագրգիռ, մաղձային, մաղձոտArmenian
  • biliosoItalian
  • 胆汁のJapanese
  • раздражи́тельный, же́лчныйRussian

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