- n an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion
- n the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis
- n an inclination or liking for things involving conflict or difficulty or unpleasantness
he had no stomach for a fight
- n an appetite for food
exercise gave him a good stomach for dinner
- v bear to eat
He cannot stomach raw fish
- v put up with something or somebody unpleasant
- This inflammation of the stomach (gastritis) is part of the pattern of peptic ulcer.
- Is everyone really looking at your stomach, or are you overgeneralizing about the way people see you? The idea is that the therapist will help the patient develop new, more .
- PTI Exclusive: A source inside the compound says that Arafat is believed to be suffering from stomach cancer.
- Campbell Brown in Wall Street Journal (blog)
Instead of blaming personal reasons for her leave, Brown said "I have never had much tolerance for others' spin, so I can't imagine trying to stomach my own. The simple fact is that not enough people want to watch my program, and I owe it to myself...
- Marc Cherry in Newsweek
I love working with these gals, but the idea of letting anyone else take the show from me kind of makes me sad and sick to my stomach,Cherry said. "We're going to get out while people still like us."
- Kyle Busch in ESPN
I tell you what, this is pretty cool,Busch said. "I didn't know exactly what it would mean, but coming to the checkered flag, there were knots in my stomach. It's bigger than winning the Daytona 500. I said it wasn't going to be, but it...