n. a disorder of digestive function; difficulty in digesting
If you're plagued by indigestion, take garlic supplements after lunch and after dinner.
Sentence in Classic:
In truth, it turned out to be one of those problematical whales that seem to dry up and die with a sort of prodigious dyspepsia, or indigestion; leaving their defunct bodies almost entirely bankrupt of anything like oil.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
Besides, you forget, Caesar, an indigestion declares itself immediately, while a prick or a bite occasions a delay of a day or two.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
And that was the result of the Indian climate, and marriage, and indigestion, and other things of that kind.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde Context
Since these plots were set in agitation, I have had nothing but hurried journeys, indigestions, blows and bruises, imprisonments and starvation; besides that they can only end in the murder of some thousands of quiet folk.