Translation of "bulimia" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /bʊˌlɪm.i.ə/ us /-ˈliː.mi-/ us

a mental illness in which someone eats in an uncontrolled way and in large amounts, then vomits intentionally

bulimia → Compare anorexia nervosa
bulimic noun, adjective uk /bʊˈlɪm.ɪk/ us /-ˈliː.mɪk/ us

(Translation of “bulimia” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /bjuːɡlimiə/

(medical) an eating disorder in which a person eats excessive amounts of food and then vomits in order not to gain weight

She has been diagnosed with bulimia.

(Translation of “bulimia” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)