n.1.(Anat.) An enlargement, or series of enlargements, in the anterior part of the alimentary canal, in which food is digested; any cavity in which digestion takes place in an animal; a digestive cavity. See Digestion, and Gastric juice, under Gastric.
2.The desire for food caused by hunger; appetite; as, a good stomach for roast beef.
3.Hence appetite in general; inclination; desire.
He which hath no stomach to this fight,
Let him depart.
- Shak.
4.Violence of temper; anger; sullenness; resentment; willful obstinacy; stubbornness.
Stern was his look, and full of stomach vain.
- Spenser.
5.Pride; haughtiness; arrogance.
He was a man
Of an unbounded stomach.
- Shak.
Stomach pump
(Med.) a small pump or syringe with a flexible tube, for drawing liquids from the stomach, or for injecting them into it.
Stomach tube
(Med.) a long flexible tube for introduction into the stomach.
Stomach worm
(Zool.) the common roundworm (Ascaris lumbricoides) found in the human intestine, and rarely in the stomach.
v. t.1.To resent; to remember with anger; to dislike.
[imp. & p. p. Stomached ; p. pr. & vb. n. Stomaching.]
The lion began to show his teeth, and to stomach the affront.
- L'Estrange.
2.To bear without repugnance; to brook.
v. i.1.To be angry.
Noun1.stomach - an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion
Synonyms: tum, tummy, breadbasket
2.Stomachstomach - the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis
Synonyms: abdomen, belly, venter
3.stomach - an inclination or liking for things involving conflict or difficulty or unpleasantness; "he had no stomach for a fight"
4.stomach - an appetite for food; "exercise gave him a good stomach for dinner"
Verb1.stomach - bear to eat; "He cannot stomach raw fish"
2.stomach - put up with something or somebody unpleasant; "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"
Pronunciation: (STUH-muk)

The organ between the esophagus and the small intestine. The stomach is where digestion of protein begins.

To see your own stomach in your dream, suggests the beginning of new changes in your life. It may refer to your difficulties with accepting these changes. It is also indicative of how you can no longer tolerate or put up with a particular situation, relationship, or person. The stomach may also be seen as the centre of emotions.abatis, abdomen, abide, abomasum, accept, aftertaste, anus, appendix, appetite, bay window, bear, bear with, beard, beerbelly, belly, bitter, blind gut, blink at, bowels, brain, brains, breadbasket, brook, canine appetite, cecum, chitterlings, cockscomb, colon, condone, connive at, corporation, countenance, craving, craw, crop, desire, diaphragm, digest, disregard, down, drought, dryness, duodenum, eat, embonpoint, emptiness, empty stomach, endocardium, endure, entrails, first stomach, flavor, foregut, giblets, gizzard, go, gullet, gust, gut, guts, hankering, haslet, have, hear of, heart, hindgut, hollow hunger, honeycomb stomach, hunger, hungriness, ignore, inclination, indulge, innards, inner mechanism, insides, internals, intestine, inwards, jejunum, kidney, kidneys, kishkes, large intestine, liver, liver and lights, longing, lung, manyplies, marrow, maw, midgut, midriff, need, omasum, overlook, palate, paunch, perineum, pocket, pocket the affront, polydipsia, pot, potbelly, potgut, psalterium, pump, pusgut, put up with, pylorus, rectum, relish, rennet bag, reticulum, rumen, salt, sapidity, sapor, savor, savoriness, second stomach, smack, small intestine, sour, spare tire, spleen, stand, stand for, stick, suffer, swagbelly, swallow, swallow an insult, sweet, sweet tooth, sweetbread, take, tang, tapeworm, taste, third stomach, thirst, thirstiness, ticker, tolerance, tolerate, tongue, tooth, torment of Tantalus, tripe, tripes, tum-tum, tummy, turn aside provocation, underbelly, venter, ventripotence, vermiform appendix, viscera, vitals, wink at, works, yearning
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