Meaning of “on an empty stomach” in the English Dictionary

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"on an empty stomach" in British English

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on an empty stomach

without eating anything:

You should never go to work on an empty stomach.

(Definition of “on an empty stomach” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"on an empty stomach" in American English

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on an empty stomach

when you have not eaten anything:

Never take this medicine on an empty stomach.

(Definition of “on an empty stomach” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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