1. [ noun ] (medicine,pathology) yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes caused by an accumulation of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood; can be a symptom of gallstones or liver infection or anemia
Synonyms: icterus
Related terms: symptom kernicterus jaundice_of_the_newborn hyperbilirubinemia
2. [ verb ] (medicine) affect with, or as if with, jaundice
Related terms: affect
3. [ verb ] distort adversely

: "Jealousy had jaundiced his judgment"

Related terms: deform bitterness
4. [ noun ] a sharp and bitter manner
Synonyms: bitterness acerbity acrimony
Related terms: disagreeableness
Similar spelling:   jaundiced