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bilious

adjective as in peaked

adjective as in sallow

adjective as in sickly

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Example Sentences

When you show people real human beings, most people don't want to be dismissive and bilious.

I'd already drafted a bitter, bilious, bombastic broadside against the right-wing hacks on the Republican Court.

GOP is a mummy-wrapped skeleton sitting in its own chilly mausoleum of bilious resentments and creepy sentimentality.

In fact, the GOP is a mummy-wrapped skeleton sitting in its own chilly mausoleum of bilious resentments and creepy sentimentality.

I can't say that I appreciate green shadows under the eyes, nor do I see anything poetic in a bilious air.

Malta Fever, or bilious remittent fever, is found in some of the islands taken from Spain.

A Derangement in my stomach which seemed of the bilious kind determined me to return to town in search of advice.

He had recently brought Cattledon out of a bilious attack, and ran in this evening to see whether the cure lasted.

If you could be hard-hearted enough to win H. from this bilious beverage, would it not be worth the perils?

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On this page you'll find 154 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bilious, such as: ailing, emaciated, wan, ill, in bad shape, and peaky.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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