from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Affected with constipation.
  • adj. Stiff, stodgy, or recalcitrant: "united only in a constipated hatred of change of any kind” ( John Fowles).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Unable to defecate.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of constipate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. having difficult or incomplete or infrequent evacuation of the bowels; costive.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Costive.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. have difficult or incomplete or infrequent evacuation of the bowels


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