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Synonyms for abdomen
ˈæb də mən, æbˈdoʊ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abdomen, venter, stomach, belly(noun)

    the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis

    belly, breadbasket, tum, venter, paunch, stomach, tummy, abdominal cavity

  2. abdominal cavity, abdomen(noun)

    the cavity containing the major viscera; in mammals it is separated from the thorax by the diaphragm

    stomach, belly, abdominal cavity, venter


  1. abdomen(noun)

    stomach, belly

  2. abdomen(noun)

    The belly, or that part of the body between the thorax and the pelvis, not including the back.

    belly, stomach

  3. abdomen(noun)

    The cavity of the belly, which is lined by the peritoneum, and contains the stomach, bowels, and other viscera; often restricted in humans to the part between the diaphragm and the commencement of the pelvis, the remainder being called the pelvic cavity.

    He was all bent over complaining of pains in the abdomen.

    stomach, belly

  4. abdomen(noun)

    The posterior section of the body, behind the thorax, in insects, crustaceans, and other Arthropoda.

    stomach, belly

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. abdomen

    belly, paunch

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. abdomen(n.)

    belly, paunch

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. abdomen(n)

    belly, paunch

    Associated words:
    abdominal, ventral, paunchy, abdominous, peritoneum, peritonitis, celiac, laparotomy, groin, eventration, abdominoscopy, hypogastric, hypogastrium

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    abdominal, belly, stomach, underbelly, underside

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How to use abdomen in a sentence?

  1. Tamara Duker Freuman:

    Excess sodium can cause fluid retention [ not bloating per se ] and can give a' puffy' appearance, but more so in the face and extremities than in the abdomen.

  2. Hanim Ozgul:

    I started feeling pain in my stomach and abdomen and they could never find a reason, later I went to another hopsital. The doctor said that my body had an inflammation. Later they told me to have an X-ray. When the X-ray machine started up it became beeping and a doctor said to me: ‘You have scissors in your pocket.’.

  3. John Rogers:

    This is a new class of electronic biomedical implants, the devices can be adapted to sense fluid flow, motion, pH or thermal characteristics, in formats that are compatible with the body's abdomen and extremities, as well as the deep brain.

  4. Joe Crameri:

    All these twins are unique in the way that they're connected. This set of twins are connected predominantly in the abdomen, maybe slightly in the lower part of the chest.

  5. Hoda Anton-Culver:

    They say it correctly in the summary, that obesity is associated with breast cancer, but more specifically, obesity around the abdomen is more specific for that association.

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