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Colloquialism for abdominal pain, usually colicky.


Pain in the stomach or abdomen; colic.

bel′ly·ach′er n.


noun A popular term for stomach ache.

verb To complain; whinge.
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The Manchester band have confirmed a 20-date tour for November and December which will see them celebrate the 25th anniversary of Pills 'n' Thrills And Bellyaches.
Spills, stains and bellyaches ( Network Q estimates one in 50 cars suffer.
There were affairs, parties with Las Vegas and Paris showgirls, there were pills, thrills and bellyaches, marriage break-ups, fights and jealousy.
When the White House bellyaches about Rush's talk-radio forum as mindless, or jokes that he is a racist, the Clintonites signal the marketplace that they, too, are among the enlightened few who know that middle-class attitudes are beyond the pale of decency.
LETTING Bez from the Happy Mondays have his own area at Glastonbury was always going to result in some pills, thrills and bellyaches.
LETTING Bez from the Happy Mondays have his own area at Glastonbury always meant there would be Pills after some Thrills and Bellyaches.
And, at last, I'll have a use for that Pills, Thrills and Bellyaches t-shirt I bought when I was 15, the last time Happy Mondays were at large.
The top search result if you Google "Alan Beith tuition fees" is an article in which he bellyaches that "students face a lifetime of debt under the Conservatives".
Oakie produced the Mondays' Pills, Thrills 'n' Bellyaches album, and will DJ before the Mondays at the London festival.
Spills, stains and bellyaches ( Network Q estimate that one in 50 cars suffer from families being carefree with food and drink.
The Happy Mondays are probably best known for their funky 1990 album Pills, Thrills and Bellyaches which became a soundtrack to the baggy scene which ran from the late-eighties until 1992.