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


  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.]


  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

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