HyperDic: diarrhea

English > 1 sense of the word diarrhea:
NOUNstatediarrhea, diarrhoea, looseness of the bowels, loosenessfrequent and watery bowel movements
diarrhea > pronunciation
RhymesAbyssinia ... zinnia: 217 rhymes with iyah...
English > diarrhea: 1 sense > noun 1, state
Meaningfrequent and watery bowel movements; can be a symptom of infection or food poisoning or colitis or a gastrointestinal tumor.
Synonymsdiarrhoea, looseness of the bowels, looseness
Part ofdysenteryAn infection of the intestines marked by severe diarrhea
NarrowerMontezuma's revengediarrhea contracted in Mexico or Central America
the shits, the trotsobscene terms for diarrhea
Broadersymptom(medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
Spanishcolitis, descomposición, diarrea
Adjectivesdiarrheal, diarrheticof or relating to diarrhea

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