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Meaning of "bilious attack" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BILIOUS ATTACK

bilious attack  [ˈbɪlɪəs əˈtæk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BILIOUS ATTACK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bilious attack is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BILIOUS ATTACK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of bilious attack in the English dictionary

The definition of bilious attack in the dictionary is an obsolete term formerly applied to a group of symptoms consisting of headache, abdominal pain, and constipation.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BILIOUS ATTACK


attack
əˈtæk
Blu-tack
ˈbluːtæk
counterattack
ˈkaʊntərəˌtæk
Cuttack
kʌˈtæk
hardtack
ˈhɑːdˌtæk
haystack
ˈheɪˌstæk
nunatak
ˈnʌnəˌtæk
postattack
ˌpəʊstəˈtæk
reattack
ˌriːəˈtæk
restack
ˌriːˈstæk
retack
ˌriːˈtæk
smokestack
ˈsməʊkˌstæk
stack
stæk
tach
tæk
tack
tæk
thumbtack
ˈθʌmˌtæk
ticktack
ˈtɪkˌtæk
tie-tack
ˈtaɪˌtæk
unstack
ʌnˈstæk
untack
ʌnˈtæk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BILIOUS ATTACK

bilharziosis
bilian
biliary
bilimbi
bilinear
bilingual
bilingualism
bilingually
bilinguist
bilious
biliously
biliousness
bilirubin
biliteral
biliverdin
bilk
bilker
bill
bill broker
bill of adventure

WORDS THAT END LIKE BILIOUS ATTACK

airborne attack
angle of attack
anxiety attack
arson attack
banzai attack
chimney stack
dictionary attack
ground attack
hard tack
heart attack
impingement attack
line of attack
on the wrong tack
panic attack
rocket attack
suicide attack
the attack
tie tack
tintack
torpedo attack

Synonyms and antonyms of bilious attack in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «bilious attack» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BILIOUS ATTACK

Find out the translation of bilious attack to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bilious attack from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bilious attack» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

胆汁性攻击
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ataque de bilis
570 millions of speakers

English

bilious attack
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

bilious हमले
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

هجوم صفراوي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

желчный приступ
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

crise hepática
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বর্বর আক্রমণ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

crise de foie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Serangan bilious
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gallenkolik
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

胆汁性攻撃
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

bilious 공격
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Serangan bilious
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tấn công bilious
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இழிவான தாக்குதல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

भयानक हल्ला
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bilious saldırı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

attacco bilioso
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bilious atak
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

жовчний приступ
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

atac de bilă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

bilious επίθεση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

mislik aanval
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

argsint attack
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

bilious angrep
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bilious attack

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BILIOUS ATTACK»

The term «bilious attack» is used very little and occupies the 179.591 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BILIOUS ATTACK» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bilious attack

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BILIOUS ATTACK»

Discover the use of bilious attack in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bilious attack and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Illustrated Guide to Homoeopathic Treatment
BEREAVEMENT. BILIOUS ATTACK 99 BEREAVEMENT It is an acute state of intense psychological sadness and suffering experienced after the tragic loss of a loved one or some priceless possession. ACONITUM NAP. ARNICA MONT.
H.S. Khaneja, 2004
2
Appendicitis: A Clinical Study
Its nature should be enquired into; it is often possible to recognize a previous attack of appendicitis in what had been looked upon as a simple colic, a bilious attack, or stomach upset, especially when the immediate clinical picture is also ...
William Henry Bowen, 1937
3
Works of Kalidasa: Dramas
The Vidushaka tries to explain away the conduct of the King by saying that the King is suffering from a bilious attack and is therefore acting incoherently like a madman. The bilious attack is due to the fact that the King has not had any food till a ...
Kālidāsa, C. R. Devadhar, 1999
4
The cholera beacon, being a treatise on the epidemic cholera ...
... fetor, is sometimes not over a few hours. As in other forms of attack, the indescribable distress and general tremor is often experienced as also severe shooting pains in different parts of the body. Of the fourth form, or Bilious Attack: This ...
Elam Stimson, 1835
5
The Rotarian
"'Ad a bilious attack." Travis stared at him. It is a fantastic world. A bilious attack seemed incredible, irrelevant. "Yes," said the man, "Y'r wonderin' 'ow the devil I got a bilious attack on prison diet. Well, I did." "Perhaps you were excited at coming ...
6
A Practical Medico-historical Account of the Western Coast ...
On one occasion it will be found, that a case will, for the first day, and sometimes the second also, seem to be a simple bilious attack, which will afterwards be ushered in with all the characteristic symptoms of genuine endemic bilious remittent ...
James Boyle, 1831
7
The Medico-Chirurgical Review
Dr. Prout reverts to the circumstances that, in full livers, of a healthy constitution, usually precede a " bilious attack." When acid and unassimilated matters accumulate, as they do in the dyspeptic, they are thrown off periodically by the bowels, ...
James Johnson, M.D. and Henry James Johnson, Esq., 1841
8
The Collected Works of Sir Humphry Davy (etc.)
He thus notices the most severe, which occurred on the 13th :— “A bilious attack came on last night, and has left me extremely weak, with a pulse at 110, which I have not had for many months. I feel extremely ill, and doubt if I shall recover.
Humphry Davy, 1839
9
Infamous Victorians: Palmer and Lamson, Two Notorious Poisoners
... described Cook as suffering from a severe bilious attack, adding “it is desirable for you to come and see him as soon as possible”. Whether this communication is to be interpreted in a sense favourable to the prisoner, or whether it is to be ...
Giles St Aubyn, 2013
10
James Madison and the Struggle for the Bill of Rights
He wrote to Alexander Hamilton that the “Heat of the weather . . . has laid me up with a bilious attack: I am not able therefore to say more than a few words.”1 Madison was probably suffering again from severe stomach discomfort. He would  ...
Richard Labunski, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BILIOUS ATTACK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bilious attack is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Lalit Modi and dejà vu UPA
Much of this gives one a bilious attack of déjà vu of the UPA days, when Parliament virtually came to a grinding halt as the BJP targeted the ... «Business Standard, Jun 15»
2
Lives sans salt and pepper
She didn't touch the gotukola (green leaf salad) she made herself because it had the tendency to trigger a bilious attack when eaten in the night ... «nation.lk - The Nation Newspaper, Jun 15»
3
Andy McSmith's Diary: The paranormal past of Nicky Morgan's …
Last week, Rayner criticised Vine on Twitter for writing a bilious attack on Ed Miliband's and Justine Thornton's austere kitchenette, when her ... «The Independent, Mar 15»
4
Don't vote Tory says Tory council leader
This bilious attack was immediately followed with: "I'd take them outside and execute them in front of their families." Clarkson later attempted to ... «Somerset County Gazette, Mar 15»
5
Dr Le Fanu's online health clinic, Friday 13th February 2015
I have a bilious attack and diarrhoea and a rash on my chest. I feel very weak for 2 to 3 days. I am 80 years old. Is there anything I can do to ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Feb 15»
6
Wendy Cope: 'I remember getting angry with my sister …'
I remember having a bilious attack, kneeling with my head over the toilet and feeling so ill I wished I could die. I remember having chickenpox at ... «The Guardian, Nov 14»
7
It may be weeks before MH17 victims' remains are returned
Mostly due to the work of Australia's PM and Foreign Minister. Want to rethink your bilious attack on the PM, bleckfella? ReplyReport post ... «Gympie Times, Jul 14»
8
Why Shatter's hold me back, let me at him legal guff rings so hollow …
However, what is truly bizarre, astonishing, and so forth is the manner in which Mr Shatter sought to pepper his bilious attack with a smattering ... «Irish Independent, Jun 14»
9
Mohammed Pervez: City council's investment in Stoke-on-Trent is …
The very first line provoked a bilious attack. "Democratic responsibility" is an oxymoron from Cllr Pervez's lips. Indeed, when every increasingly ... «Stoke Sentinel, Apr 14»
10
Is It Time Manchester United Fans Forgive Wayne Rooney?
It is enough to give any Red worth their salt a bilious attack. Rooney helped perpetuate these thoughts of desertion by his lack of action and by ... «Bleacher Report, Feb 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Bilious attack [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/bilious-attack>. Jul 2020 ».
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