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synonyms for colic

  • bellyache
  • gripe
  • pain
  • stomachache
  • enteralgia
  • tormina
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How to use colic in a sentence

I went back to work sooner than I had with my son and we muddled through the colic, the eczema, two sets of diapers.
HOW MY EX-HUSBAND BECAME ONE OF MY BEST FRIENDSCLAIRE FULLERMAY 10, 2021TIME
One morning, after taking my coffee, I was seized with violent sickness, attended with colic.
MY TEN YEARS' IMPRISONMENTSILVIO PELLICO
I don't know what was the matter with it, but I think it had the colic, for it lay as quiet as a mouse; and then it died.
ST. NICHOLAS, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MARCH, 1878VARIOUS
He had come within at least an appreciable distance of selling his soul for a colic cure.
THE BOY GREW OLDERHEYWOOD BROUN
He died of colic in the year 1430, at the age of forty-seven.
LIVES OF THE MOST EMINENT PAINTERS SCULPTORS AND ARCHITECTSGIORGIO VASARI
But I do know that I was fortunate in not being devoured during the several hours I was knotted up on the ground with the colic.
BEFORE ADAMJACK LONDON
Later it was in somewhat general use internally for mitigating the pains of colic.
AN EPITOME OF THE HISTORY OF MEDICINEROSWELL PARK
His companion had a pain in the night—he was doubled up with colic caused by his supper.
BROTHER JACQUES (NOVELS OF PAUL DE KOCK, VOLUME XVII)CHARLES PAUL DE KOCK
Poor Grard could stand it no longer; the philter was working; colic and headache appeared.
BROTHER JACQUES (NOVELS OF PAUL DE KOCK, VOLUME XVII)CHARLES PAUL DE KOCK
Bent, apparently, on spoiling his sister's pleasure, the heir of the house of Walsh must be taken with a colic on that day.
A SHEAF OF CORNMARY E. MANN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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