Definitions for nauseousˈnɔ ʃəs, -zi əs

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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


  1. Nauseous(a.)

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

  2. Origin: [L. nauseosus.]


  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.]

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  • kuvottavaFinnish
  • nauséeuxFrench
  • nauzeozaIdo
  • misselijkmakend, degoutant, walgelijk, misselijkDutch
  • отвратительный, тошнотворныйRussian

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