Translation of "stomach" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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stomachnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈstʌm.ək/ us /ˈstʌm.ək/ plural stomachs

A2 an organ in the body where food is digested, or the soft front part of your body just below the chest

He was punched in the stomach. 他的肚子挨了一拳。
The doctor asked him to lie down on his stomach. 醫生要他俯臥。
The sight of blood always churns/turns my stomach (= makes me feel as if I am going to vomit). 看見血總會令我反胃。
She has a very delicate stomach and doesn't eat spicy food. 她腸胃不好,不能吃辛辣食物。
I was hungry and my stomach had started growling/rumbling (= making noises). 我餓了,肚子開始咕咕叫。
He felt a knot of nervousness in the pit (= bottom) of his stomach. 他心裡一陣緊張。
I suggested that some weak tea might settle (= calm) her stomach. 我建議她喝杯茶,也許可以緩解她胃部的不適。

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stomachverb [ T usually in negatives ]

uk /ˈstʌm.ək/ us /ˈstʌm.ək/

to be able to accept an unpleasant idea or watch something unpleasant

He can't stomach the idea that Peter might be the next chairman. 他一想到彼得可能會出任下屆主席就很不舒服。
She found the violence in the film hard to stomach. 她覺得這部電影中的暴力場面令人難以忍受。

(Translation of “stomach” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)