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dys·pep·tic

 (dĭs-pĕp′tĭk)
adj.
1. Relating to or having dyspepsia.
2. Of or displaying a morose or irritable disposition.
n.
A person who is affected by dyspepsia.

dys·pep′ti·cal·ly adv.

dyspeptic

(dɪsˈpɛptɪk)
adj
1. (Physiology) relating to or suffering from dyspepsia
2. irritable
n
(Physiology) a person suffering from dyspepsia
dysˈpeptically adv

dys•pep•tic

(dɪsˈpɛp tɪk)

adj. Also, dys•pep′ti•cal.
1. pertaining to, subject to, or suffering from dyspepsia.
2. gloomy and irritable.
n.
3. a person having dyspepsia.
[1685–95]
dys•pep′ti•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dyspeptic - a person suffering from indigestion
diseased person, sick person, sufferer - a person suffering from an illness
Adj.1.dyspeptic - suffering from dyspepsia
ill, sick - affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function; "ill from the monotony of his suffering"
2.dyspeptic - irritable as if suffering from indigestiondyspeptic - irritable as if suffering from indigestion
ill-natured - having an irritable and unpleasant disposition
Translations
dyspepsiquedyspeptique

dyspeptic

[dɪsˈpeptɪk] ADJdispéptico

dyspeptic

adjdyspeptisch
njd, der an Dyspepsie leidet

dyspeptic

[dɪsˈpɛptɪk] adj (Med) → dispeptico/a
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V Wallace of Naracoorte, in a letter to the editor on 6 December 1966, asked dyspeptically, 'Also would it be possible to add a little printed explanation of the meaning of Petty's cartoons?
Instead of elucidating the finer points of the game for the uninitiated, or painting word-pictures for those who longed to be spending balmy summer days at Lord's, he regularly used to bark, rather dyspeptically, 'I just don't know what's going off out there.
83) In contrast, I dyspeptically complained about the limited value of publishing method pieces, stating that "I generally believe that ungrounded discussions of methodology are not useful.