What does nauseous mean?

Definitions for nauseousˈnɔ ʃəs, -zi əs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word nauseous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nauseating, nauseous, noisome, queasy, loathsome, offensive, sickening, vile(adj)

    causing or able to cause nausea

    "a nauseating smell"; "nauseous offal"; "a sickening stench"

  2. nauseated, nauseous, queasy, sick, sickish(adj)

    feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit

GCIDE

  1. Nauseous(a.)

    Feeling nausea; as, nauseous from the effects of chemotherapy.

  2. Origin: [L. nauseosus.]

Wiktionary

  1. nauseous(Adjective)

    Causing nausea; sickening or disgusting.

  2. nauseous(Adjective)

    Afflicted with nausea; sick.

  3. Origin: From Latin nauseosus, corresponding to nausea + -ous.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nauseous(adj)

    causing, or fitted to cause, nausea; sickening; loathsome; disgusting; exciting abhorrence; as, a nauseous drug or medicine

  2. Origin: [L. nauseosus.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nauseous in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nauseous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Carrejo Labendeira:

    I just get nauseous at the very thought of it.

  2. James Comey:

    Look, this is terrible. It makes me mildly nauseous to think that we might have had some impact on the election, but honestly, it wouldn't change the decision.

  3. Dianne Feinstein:

    ' Mildly nauseous' doesn't sound like he was too nauseated by it, but I think it was bad thing to do, and really for me a very disappointing thing for him to do.

  4. Anthon St Maarten:

    We have created a manic world nauseous with the pursuit of material wealth. Many also bear their cross of imagined deprivation, while their fellow human beings remain paralyzed by real poverty. We drown in the thick sweetness of our sensual excess, and our shameless opulence, while our discontent souls suffocate in the arid wasteland of spiritual deprivation.

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