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upset stomach

This page is about the collocation upset stomach

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

If you've got an upset stomach, you feel sick in the stomach.

For example

  • I had an upset stomach after eating that old slice of pizza.

  • I told them I couldn't come to work because of an upset stomach.

Quick Quiz

If you have an upset stomach, you might feel like

a. being fed

b. being full

c. being sick

Contributor: Matt Errey