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Khwiri - Stomach

Khwiri is a Xitsonga word meaning "Stomach" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of stomach
- Stomach n
- An enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion [syn: {tummy}, {tum}, {breadbasket}]
- The region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis [syn: {abdomen}, {venter}, {belly}]
- An inclination or liking for things involving conflict or difficulty or unpleasantness; "he had no stomach for a fight"
- An appetite for food; "exercise gave him a good stomach for dinner" v
- Bear to eat; "He cannot stomach raw fish"
- Put up with something or somebody unpleasant; "I cannot bear his constant criticism"; "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"; "he learned to tolerate the heat"; "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage" [syn: {digest}, {endure}, {stick out}, {bear}, {stand}, {tolerate}, {support}, {brook}, {abide}, {suffer}, {put up}]
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Proverbs - Nghala yi etlele na khwiri ra yona — A lion sleeps with its stomach

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