What does sickening mean?

Definitions for sickeningˈsɪk ə nɪŋ

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

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"


  1. sickening(Adjective)

    Causing sickness or disgust.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sickening

    of Sicken

  2. Sickening(adj)

    causing sickness; specif., causing surfeit or disgust; nauseating


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sickening in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sickening in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Deputy County Attorney Angie Reddish-Day:

    It’s just sickening – there’s no other word for it.

  2. Di Guilio:

    It’s sickening. She’s an opportunist. How do you sleep when you do something like this?

  3. David Bullock:

    I think it’s despicable, i think it’s sickening. It’s a sad satire of spirituality. There’s no place for it in Detroit.

  4. David Cameron:

    The murders in Paris are sickening, we stand with the French people in the fight against terror and defending the freedom of the press.

  5. Hussam Ayloush:

    The Muslim community stands shoulder to shoulder with our fellow Americans in repudiating any twisted mindset that would claim to justify such sickening acts of violence.

Images & Illustrations of sickening

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Translations for sickening

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • widerlich, ekelhaftGerman
  • αηδήςGreek
  • oksettava, yököttävä, ällöttäväFinnish
  • dégoûtant, à s'en rendre maladeFrench
  • тошнотворный, отвратительныйRussian

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