intestine, bowel, gut(noun)
the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus
A part or division of the intestines, usually the large intestine.
The entrails or intestines; the internal organs of the stomach.
The (deep) interior of something.
The treasures were stored in the bowels of the ship.
The seat of pity or the gentler emotions; pity or mercy.
Origin: From boel, from botellus, diminutive of botulus.
one of the intestines of an animal; an entrail, especially of man; a gut; -- generally used in the plural
hence, figuratively: The interior part of anything; as, the bowels of the earth
the seat of pity or kindness. Hence: Tenderness; compassion
to take out the bowels of; to eviscerate; to disembowel
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'bowel' in Nouns Frequency: #2355
The numerical value of bowel in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of bowel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It can get worse and worse over time. ... It can cause bowel problems, diarrhea and cramping.
Not only does exercise keep me healthy, but it helps my quality of life so I’m not at work with bowel issues.
Only direct clinical comparisons of( Remsima) and Remicade in active irritable bowel disease can provide the requisite assurance.
That’s like someone telling you that you should sit and have a bowel movement, covered of course, in the middle of two gates where people can see you.
They'll actually have this really transformational experience where they'll be going to the bathroom 20 times a day and then have normal bowel movements sort of immediately or the next day.
Images & Illustrations of bowel
Translations for bowel
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- Darm, Dickdarm, Eingeweide, Bauch, InneresGerman
- παχύ έντερο, σπλάχνα, μύχια, έντερο, έγκαταGreek
- tripa, vísceras, entrañas, intestino, intestino gruesoSpanish
- gros intestinFrench
- intestino, budella, viscereItalian
- 大腸, 腸Japanese
- 배알, 창자Korean
- tykktarm, tarmNorwegian
- внутренности, толстая кишкаRussian
- ithumbu, amathumbuZulu
Get even more translations for bowel »
Find a translation for the bowel definition in other languages:
Select another language: