noun (plural tummies)informal
A person’s stomach or abdomen: [as modifier]: a tummy upset
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- Little Chloe Hampson may have missed out on her chance of swimming with dolphins because of a tummy upset.
- Conventional painkillers can sometimes cause upset tummies, and herbal medicines, such as Devil's Claw and Bromelain, can often be quite valuable as pain-relievers - without any side effects.
- Baby dogs get upset tummies all the time, especially Goldens - there's nothing they won't try to eat.
Mid 19th century: child's pronunciation of stomach.
Words that rhyme with tummyBrummie, chummy, crumby, crummy, dummy, gummy, lumme, mummy, plummy, rummy, scrummy, scummy, slummy, yummy
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