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    stomach

    stomach - Dictionary definition and meaning for word stomach

    Definition
    (noun) an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion
    Synonyms : breadbasket , tum , tummy
    Definition
    (noun) the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis
    Synonyms : abdomen , belly , venter
    Definition
    (noun) an inclination or liking for things involving conflict or difficulty or unpleasantness
    Example Sentence
    • he had no stomach for a fight
    Definition
    (noun) an appetite for food
    Example Sentence
    • exercise gave him a good stomach for dinner
    Definition
    (verb) bear to eat
    Example Sentence
    • He cannot stomach raw fish
    Definition
    (verb) put up with something or somebody unpleasant
    Example Sentence
    • I cannot bear his constant criticism
    • The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks
    • he learned to tolerate the heat
    • She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage
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Stomach - secondary meaning is to TOLERATE... ...a person can eat anything as long as his stomach can TOLERATE it...:)

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