Bile - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |baɪl|  American pronunciation of the word bile
Brit.  |baɪl|  British pronunciation of the word bile


- a digestive juice secreted by the liver and stored in the gallbladder; aids in the digestion of fats (syn: gall)


One writer objected to what she described as “the bile that is spewed from the newspaper's editorial page.”

...with considerable bile, the author recounts a childhood filled with misery and loneliness...

The liver manufactures bile.

the humors are blood and phlegm and yellow and black bile

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