Definition of indigestion noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌɪndɪˈdʒestʃən//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪndɪˈdʒestʃən//
[uncountable] Healthy eating habits
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pain caused by difficulty in digesting food synonym dyspepsia Rich food always gives me indigestion. See related entries: Healthy eating habits Word Originlate Middle English: from late Latin indigestio(n-), from in- (expressing negation) + digestio (from the verb digerere, from di- ‘apart’ + gerere ‘carry’).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: indigestion