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    Cool lack of appetite

    Hi,
    I'm looking for a single word that could replace the expression: "lack of appetite".
    Someone who doesn't want to eat suffers from ........
    It can be a medical word.

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    Re: lack of appetite

    Anorexia

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    Re: lack of appetite

    Quote Originally Posted by ieasy View Post
    Hi,
    I'm looking for a single word that could replace the expression: "lack of appetite".
    Someone who doesn't want to eat suffers from ........
    It can be a medical word.
    If by appetite you mean 'interest in eating', curmudgeon's suggestion is best.

    If you're referring to a wider sort of appetite (enjoyment of anything), the word is anhedony.

    b

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