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See definition of bilious on Dictionary.com
  • as inpeaked
  • as inqueasy
  • as insallow
  • as insickly
  • as insickly
  • as inwan

synonyms for bilious

  • ailing
  • emaciated
  • wan
  • ill
  • in bad shape
  • peaky
  • poorly
  • sickly
  • under the weather
See also synonyms for: biliousness
  • anxious
  • fidgety
  • groggy
  • restless
  • sickly
  • squeamish
  • uncomfortable
  • uneasy
  • concerned
  • green around gills
  • ill
  • ill at ease
  • indisposed
  • nauseated
  • pukish
  • qualmish
  • queer
  • rocky
  • sick
  • sick as a dog
  • troubled
  • uncertain
  • under the weather
  • unwell
  • upset
  • worried
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antonyms for bilious

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  • blushing
  • colorful
  • flushed
  • healthy
  • comfortable
  • content
  • happy
  • healthy
  • satisfied
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How to use bilious in a sentence

I can't say that I appreciate green shadows under the eyes, nor do I see anything poetic in a bilious air.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME III (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Malta Fever, or bilious remittent fever, is found in some of the islands taken from Spain.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
A Derangement in my stomach which seemed of the bilious kind determined me to return to town in search of advice.
PRIVATE LETTERS OF EDWARD GIBBON (1753-1794) VOLUME 1 (OF 2)EDWARD GIBBON
He had recently brought Cattledon out of a bilious attack, and ran in this evening to see whether the cure lasted.
JOHNNY LUDLOW, FOURTH SERIESMRS. HENRY WOOD
If you could be hard-hearted enough to win H. from this bilious beverage, would it not be worth the perils?
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 16, NO. 97, NOVEMBER, 1865VARIOUS
I said to myself, 'There is a very black spot frozen inside that block of bilious ice.
"PERSONS UNKNOWN"VIRGINIA TRACY
He had an olive complexion, and small bright eyes, with dark lines underneath which showed his bilious temperament.
THE FOURTH ESTATE, VOL.1ARMANDO PALACIO VALDS
In some of the fierce and caustic paragraphs one could almost see the bilious mayor, pen in hand.
THE FOURTH ESTATE, VOL. 2ARMANDO PALACIO VALDS
On entering the lodge of Aquoqua, the chief, I found him suffering under a severe attack of bilious fever.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
Or they gorge themselves with pastry or sweetmeats, and consider themselves martyrs when they suffer from a bilious attack.
NERVOUS BREAKDOWNS AND HOW TO AVOID THEMCHARLES DAVID MUSGROVE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BILIOUS

  • ailing
  • bilious
  • emaciated
  • ill
  • in bad shape
  • peaky
  • poorly
  • sickly
  • under the weather
  • wan
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.