bellyache


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to express negative feelings, especially of dissatisfaction or resentment

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Kids get a lot of bellyaches, from all kinds of things, and obviously most of them don't require emergency care.
Jatropha gossyiifolia (bellyache bush) is a serious weed in tropical Australia.
Bellyache Butte is a fortress-like hunk of real estate.
Since surgery and anesthesia always carry risks, we don't want doctors to start cutting up everyone with a bellyache. It's not unusual for doctors to take a "wait and watch" approach, and sometimes they wait too long.
Conflicts over logging are giving managers a bellyache as people's sentiments shift from timber to other forest values.
And in a report to be published in ECOLOGY OF FOOD AND NUTRITION, Johns and Martin Duquette of McGill describe their laboratory simulation of an unusual culinary tradition of the Pomo tribe in California, showing that clay added to acorns during cooking binds and breaks down bitter-tasting tannins from the seeds, thus preventing a possible bellyache.
Because of that, the first few days of the term in Colonel Jim's class were packed with entertainment, as one student or another tried to imprint himself on the colonel's mind -- reciting the Gettysburg Address in answer to a question about the ancient Greek, falling to the floor with a groan in hope of being remembered as "the one with the bellyache," offering to wash the blackboard even though Colonel Jim rarely bothered to write anything on it.
A flimsy plot provides five central characters with myriad opportunities to bellyache about their millionaire's lifestyles, surrounded by gorgeous, scantily clad women and designer labels.
Finally one day Max ate too many avocados, a new treat, and he fretted and cried inconsolably because he had a bellyache. Bear serenely waited for Max to stop wailing and notice him.
Returning for a second season is proof enough that this show really is hilarious, and with many of the popular pensioners back for another go, this looks to be one series to give you a serious bellyache.
"Mam, what's depression?" "It's when you have a headache and a bellyache at the same time", she called from the back kitchen, breaking off momentarily from her duet.
Now there are many things that I do not take part in or get something out of, but one thing I do not do is bellyache about these services being paid for from my council tax.
I find it amusing what some people will write to you to bellyache about.
And isn't it ironic that in the week posties are bellyaching that it's Consignia's bosses who've brought the company to its knees, those same men are poised to stage an all-out strike which will not only cripple Britain's mail system, but could be the last nail in the coffin for Consignia, which would mean they might not have jobs to bellyache about.
One cannot condone a practice with one hand and bellyache with the other when a similar situation arises.