Usage examples for bile

  1. The original reputation of this herb was acquired because of its purgative properties, which enabled it to carry off black bile which was causing insanity. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie
  2. It sometimes happens from causes which we do not understand that the liver structure not only does not undergo that higher development which should take place, but that the fat cells increase at the expense of the bile cells. – The Mother's Manual of Children's Diseases by Charles West, M.D.
  3. Continued irritation- a sour disposition resulting in excess flow of bile- did not provide just the sort of environment in which they cared to bring up the kiddies. – Inside John Barth by William W. Stuart
  4. All the bile in her body flew up into her eyes, and turned them green; she looked as if she longed to scratch my face. – The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins
  5. Dat ar chick'n fixin's, dey look lak deyer good, yet 'taint familious wid me lak dat ar bile ham. – Nights With Uncle Remus by Joel Chandler Harris
  6. Bile 'em in er pint er water- an' then fling 'em overboard. – Mr. Trunnell by T. Jenkins Hains
  7. The intimate character of this relation gives strong color to the reasoning based on the material view that the brain produces thought, as the liver produces bile. – Studies in the Out-Lying Fields of Psychic Science by Hudson Tuttle
  8. This book had great influence over him; he read it with extreme attention, and reading prodigiously stirred up his bile. – Marie by Alexander Pushkin
  9. Have you got that dose of bile out of your system? – Rival Pitchers of Oakdale by Morgan Scott
  10. I had forgotten that I must have regard to you, as I would to a fever and the bile, and raise an altar to you, as there is at Rome an altar to fever. – A Selection from the Discourses of Epictetus With the Encheiridion by Epictetus
  11. No light task this of conveying to the Creator, in covert terms, a due sense of the iniquity of the Jesuits, without, at the same time, stirring O'Flynn's bile, and seeing him get up and stalk out of meeting, as had happened once before. – The Magnetic North by Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)