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Meaning of “pit of your stomach” in the English Dictionary

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pit of your stomach

the ​part of the ​body in which ​people say they ​feelfear or ​nervousness: I got a ​sickfeeling/a ​knot in the pit of my ​stomach when the ​news of the ​attack was ​announced.
(Definition of pit of your stomach from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pit of your stomach”
in Chinese (Simplified) 胸口,心窝, 心底…
in Chinese (Traditional) 胸口,心窩, 心底…
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