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stomach
British English: /ˈstʌmək/
American English: /ˈstəmək/

Translation of stomach in French:

noun

  • (belly) ventre (m)
    to have a pain in one's stomach
    avoir mal au ventre or à l'estomac
    to lie on one's stomach
    être à plat ventre
    to do something on a full/empty stomach
    faire quelque chose le ventre plein/vide
    the pit of one's stomach
    le creux de l'estomac
    to be sick to one's stomach
    être profondément dégoûté
    I'm sick to my stomach of politics
    la politique me dégoûte or me donne la nausée
    to have a strong stomach
    [literal]
    avoir un estomac d'autruche (informal)
    [figurative]
    avoir l'estomac bien accroché (informal)
    to turn somebody's stomach
    écœurer quelqu'un
    before n (ulcer, operation)
    à l'estomac
    (cancer, disease)
    de l'estomac
    to have (a) stomach ache to have stomach trouble
    avoir des troubles gastriques

transitive verb

  • digérer (food)
    [figurative]
    encaisser (informal), supporter (person, attitude, behaviour, violence)
    I can't stomach oysters
    je ne digère pas les huîtres
    I can't stomach that guy!
    je ne peux pas encaisser (informal) ce type (informal)!

Idioms

an army marches on its stomach

il faut nourrir son homme

to have no stomach for a fight

n'avoir aucune envie de se battre

your eyes are bigger than your stomach

tu as les yeux plus grands que le ventre

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