Definition of “constipated” - English Dictionary

“constipated” in British English

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constipatedadjective

uk /ˈkɒn.stɪ.peɪ.tɪd/ us /ˈkɑːn.stə.peɪ.t̬ɪd/

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“constipated” in American English

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constipatedadjective

us /ˈkɑn·stəˌpeɪ·t̬ɪd/

unable to excrete the contents of the bowels often enough or in large enough amounts

constipation
noun [ U ] us /ˌkɑn·stəˈpeɪ·ʃən/

A diet that is high in fiber may relieve constipation.

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