What are some opposite words for digestion?

Antonyms for digestion
dɪˈdʒɛs tʃən, daɪ-

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term digestion.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. digestion(noun)

    the process of decomposing organic matter (as in sewage) by bacteria or by chemical action or heat

  2. digestion(noun)

    the organic process by which food is converted into substances that can be absorbed into the body

  3. digestion(noun)

    learning and coming to understand ideas and information

    "his appetite for facts was better than his digestion"

Editors Contribution

  1. indigestion

    since the prefix "in-" means not able to, with "in-" the word "indigestion" would mean not being able to digest, or break down food. in contrast, if the word "indigestion" didn't have the prefix "in-" it would mean the opposite of "indigestion." this makes the word "digestion" without the prefix "in-".

    Submitted by acronimous on April 1, 2019  

How to use digestion in a sentence?

  1. Tanya Zuckerbrot:

    We also know that fat slows down digestion.

  2. Jean Jacques Rousseau:

    Happiness a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.

  3. Jean Jacques Rousseau:

    Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.

  4. Andre Bakhos:

    This morning's action is natural, quiet consolidation. It's a digestion of yesterday's strength.

  5. Michael Gershon:

    Stress can alter gut secretions and slow or speed up digestion, causing problems like reflux, nausea, constipation or diarrhea.

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