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English definition of “bilious”

bilious

adjective     /ˈbɪl.i.əs/
relating to an illness , caused by too much bile , that can cause vomiting : She suffered from bilious attacks .Digestive disorders formal If someone is bilious, they are always in a bad mood : a bilious old manBad-tempered extremely unpleasant : His shirt was a bilious shade of green .Unkind, cruel and unfeelingViolent or aggressiveTreating people or animals badlyInsults and abuse
(Definition of bilious adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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