[byoo-lim-ik, -lee-mik, boo-, buh-]
- pertaining to, resembling, or affected by bulimia.
- a person suffering from bulimia.
Also bu·lim·i·ac [byoo-lim-ee-ak, -lee-mee-, boo-, buh-] /byuˈlɪm iˌæk, -ˈli mi-, bu-, bə-/.
Origin of bulimic
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Examples from the Web for bulimic
Kate is not bulimic, and indeed she had appeared to be gaining (a little) weight in the past few weeks.Katie Couric on Kate Middleton: She's Getting Too Thin
September 4, 2012
These bulimic purges were coupled with growing schizoid tendencies.After the Rain
Word Origin and History for bulimic
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