Word For The Day. "Hangover"

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  hangover [ hang-oh-ver ]

Synonyms:  aftereffect, headache, drunkenness, etc.



Definition of hangover



         1. the disagreeable physical aftereffects of drunkenness, such as a headache or stomach disorder, usually felt several hours after cessation of drinking.    

         2. something remaining behind from a former period or state of affairs.

         3. any aftermath of or lingering effect from a distressing experience:

             the post-Watergate hangover in Washington.


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