What does diabetic mean?

Definitions for diabeticˌdaɪ əˈbɛt ɪk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word diabetic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. diabetic(adj)

    someone who has diabetes

  2. diabetic(adj)

    of or relating to or causing diabetes

  3. diabetic(adj)

    suffering from diabetes


  1. diabetic(Noun)

    A person who suffers from diabetes mellitus.

  2. diabetic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to diabetes, especially diabetes mellitus.

  3. diabetic(Adjective)

    Having diabetes, especially diabetes mellitus.

  4. diabetic(Adjective)

    Suitable for one having diabetes mellitus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Diabetic(adj)

    alt. of Diabetical


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of diabetic in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of diabetic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Antonio Vidal-Puig:

    If you can increase the brown fat in obese and diabetic people then you can improve their situation.

  2. Carmen Smith:

    Insulin is not the problem, it is getting the insulin that is the problem. Once I got connected with my physician, life as a diabetic got a lot less complicated for me.

  3. Noel Morgan:

    We might even be able to stop people getting the illness who otherwise might, that's our real hope, that we might have a way of stopping children from becoming diabetic by understanding the process and targeting it more specifically.

  4. Andrew Marr:

    If the diabetic’s pancreas doesn’t operate correctly, they have to stay on insulin, so for me, my endocrine system doesn’t produce testosterone the way it should… I’m on a testosterone blend most likely for the rest of my life.

  5. Steve Reszka:

    My mom's brother was a full-blown diabetic and he died far too early. My mom's sister also died after having diabetes, i signed up for a trial in part to be altruistic and in part because I wanted to see if the drug they were testing would help me.

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