the center of the Earth
The deepest or innermost part.
down in the bowels of the Earth
The concept or quality that defines something at its very core.
the project's bowels
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
bow′elz, n.pl. the interior parts of the body, the entrails, the intestines: the interior part of anything: (fig.) the heart, pity, tenderness (the emotions being supposed to be seated in the bowels—B. and Shak.).—v.t. Bow′el, to take out the bowels. [O. Fr. boel—L. botellus, a sausage, also an intestine.]
The numerical value of bowels in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of bowels in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I beseech you, in the bowels of Christ, think it possible you may be mistaken.
. . . I consider looseness with words no less of a defect than looseness of the bowels.
I did a messed up move by laying him down because he kept saying, 'I'm fixing to die, I'm fixing to die,' he started sweating even more. His body and face started turning purple and the man lost his bowels, then his eyes go in back of his head (and) he stopped breathing.
Although stomach gurgling can be completely normal and part of healthy digestion, if accompanied by symptoms, this should be looked into a little bit closer, for example, excessive gurgling together with cramping, abdominal pain and possibly nausea and vomiting may be a sign of an obstruction in the bowels.
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