Word of the Day: heartburn

Word of the Day:
heartburn

Definition: (noun) A burning sensation, usually centered in the middle of the chest near the sternum, caused by the reflux of acidic stomach fluids that enter the lower end of the esophagus.

Synonyms: pyrosis

Usage: Why, a single glass of beer would give me heartburn and spoil my next good meal.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Advertisements

Leave a Reply: (What... You're shy?)

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s