Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun[mass noun] informal
An upset stomach accompanied by diarrhoea, especially as suffered by visitors to India: he was suffering from a severe case of Delhi belly
More example sentences
- The most common ailments, traveler's sickness, otherwise known as Montezuma's revenge or Delhi belly, and the common cold.
- I've heard many stories from friends about dodging cows on the streets, partying on beaches and suffering from Delhi belly.
- Britons, especially cricketers, travelling there were invariably forewarned about Delhi belly.
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