Definition of 'bile'
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IT'S weird, wacky and downright nasty, brimming with bile and anger. The Sun (2016)It helps the liver to release toxins through the bile ducts into the bowel. Times, Sunday Times (2006)For all the bile and bitterness in the stands, some football songs still stir the soul. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But no, we swapped a champagne reception for two meetings of bile and bitterness. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And turns his bile into something beautiful in his finest hour of stand-up yet. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He is wealthy and successful, a quality that always sets the bile ducts flowing. Times, Sunday Times (2015)After vomiting bile, he was taken back to hospital. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Vitamin D and bile acids are steroids. The Dictionary of Nutritional Health (1986)The soluble fibre binds to cholesterol and bile acids (which contain cholesterol) in your gut. Coping with Angina (1990)No need to shed a tear, but no need to vomit up bile, either. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It was full of bile and anger, and it got huge laughs, but it was weirdly touching. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Because we can't act normally any more, we vent our anger and bile on the sports pitch. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And then I get on with my morning, a seething mass of bitterness and bile. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'bile'
British English: bile NOUN
Bile is a liquid produced by your liver which helps you to digest fat.
Definition of bile from the Collins English Dictionary
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