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  1. heartburnnoun

    gastroesophageal reflux, acid reflux, cardialgia, pyrosis

  2. heartburnnoun

    A burning pain in the chest that is caused by stomach acid entering the gullet.

    gastroesophageal reflux, acid reflux, pyrosis, cardialgia

Princeton's WordNet

  1. heartburn, pyrosisnoun

    a painful burning sensation in the chest caused by gastroesophageal reflux (backflow from the stomach irritating the esophagus); symptomatic of an ulcer or a diaphragmatic hernia or other disorder


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  1. acidosis

    its where the stomach gets really acidic and makes your heart hurt.

    when i went out to have mexican, i got heartburn.

    Submitted by rinat on August 26, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. heartburnnoun

    cardialgia, cardialgy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. heartburnnoun

    cardialgia, water-brash, pyrosis

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  1. John Barrymore:

    I would like to find a stew that will give me heartburn immediately, instead of at three o clock in the morning.

  2. Christian Ledoux:

    That one's enough heartburn for us, believe it or not we actually have a profit in it.

  3. Dan Stein:

    We all know that Donald Trump's somewhat unpredictable public demeanor can give people heartburn. We're no different, but Donald Trump's been fairly consistent along the way, part of what we're doing as an organization is tracking those promises and trying to make sure that Donald Trump delivers.

  4. Senate Armed Services Committee:

    If it happened it could cause a lot of heartburn, the purpose of the sequestration threat is not to have the trigger pulled. It’s a motivator.

  5. Beth Hillson:

    Take a Tylenol if you have a headache or achy joints, an antacid if you have heartburn or a nap if you’re lethargic.

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