Etymology
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constipated (adj.)

"having difficulty evacuating the bowels while they are filled or crammed with fecal matter," 1530s, past-participle adjective from constipate (v.).

updated on March 10, 2018

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Definitions of constipated from WordNet

constipated (adj.)
have difficult or incomplete or infrequent evacuation of the bowels;
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