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verb [transitive] [usually in negatives] stomach pronunciation in American English /ˈstʌmək/
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present tense
I/you/we/theystomach
he/she/itstomachs
present participlestomaching
past tensestomached
past participlestomached
  1. 1
    if you cannot stomach something, you cannot bear to do it or deal with it
    She couldn’t stomach the sight of him.
    Losing to their rivals was difficult to stomach.

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