noun (used with a singular or plural verb) Physiology.
Words nearby menses
Origin of menses
Definition for menses (2 of 3)
verb (used with object), mensed, mens·ing.
Origin of mense
OTHER WORDS FROM mensemense·ful, adjectivemense·less, adjective
Definition for menses (3 of 3)
noun, plural men's.
Examples from the Web for menses
A woman, during her menses, should remain at a distance of sixty-four feet from others.
This takes place on the seventh or ninth day after the first appearance of the menses.
And there is also a smaller percentage of women who experience the desire at no other time except during the menses.Woman|William J. Robinson
They did not have children, and when their wives had their menses, they were sick in the abdomen.Kankanay Ceremonies|C. R. Moss
Every Hemorrhage is bad, but a Flux of the Menses always fatal.