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Detailed Synonyms for sick in English

sick:

sick adj

  1. sick
  2. sick
    tired; sick; enough
  3. sick
    weak; feeble; frail; pale; sick; faint; wan
  4. sick
  5. sick
  6. sick
    – shockingly repellent; inspiring horror 1
    sick; grim; ghastly; gruesome; macabre; grisly
    – shockingly repellent; inspiring horror 1
    • sick adj
    • grim adj
      • the grim aftermath of the bombing1
      • the grim task of burying the victims1
    • ghastly adj
      • ghastly wounds1
    • gruesome adj
      • gruesome evidence of human sacrifice1
    • macabre adj
      • macabre tales of war and plague in the Middle ages1
      • macabre tortures conceived by madmen1
    • grisly adj
      • a grisly murder1
  7. sick
    – deeply affected by a strong feeling 1
    sick
    – deeply affected by a strong feeling 1
    • sick adj
      • sat completely still, sick with envy1
      • she was sick with longing1
  8. sick
    – having a strong distaste from surfeit 1
    sick; fed up; disgusted; sick of; tired of
    – having a strong distaste from surfeit 1
    • sick adj
      • sick to death of flattery1
      • gossip that makes one sick1
    • fed up adj
      • fed up with their complaints1
    • disgusted adj
      • grew more and more disgusted1
    • sick of adj
      • sick of it all1
    • tired of adj
      • tired of the noise and smoke1
  9. sick
    – affected with madness or insanity 1
    mad; sick; crazy; demented; unbalanced; disturbed; unhinged; brainsick
    – affected with madness or insanity 1
  10. sick
    – (of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble 1
    pale; sick; wan; pallid
    – (of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble 1
    • pale adj
      • the pale light of a half moon1
      • a pale sun1
      • the late afternoon light coming through the el tracks fell in pale oblongs on the street1
      • the pale (or wan) stars1
    • sick adj
    • wan adj
      • the pale (or wan) stars1
      • the wan light of dawn1
    • pallid adj
      • a pallid sky1
  11. sick
    – affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function 1
    sick; ill
    – affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function 1
    • sick adj
    • ill adj
      • ill from the monotony of his suffering1
  12. sick
    – feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit 1
    sick; nauseous; queasy; nauseated; sickish
    – feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit 1

sick

  1. sick
  2. sick

sick [the ~] nomen

  1. the sick
    – people who are sick 1
    the sick
    – people who are sick 1
    • sick [the ~] nomen
      • they devote their lives to caring for the sick1

sick verb

  1. sick
    – eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth 1
    to cast; sick; to cat; to vomit; to puke; to retch; barf; to spew; to disgorge; to purge; to be sick; regorge; vomit up
    – eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth 1
    • cast verb (casts, casted, casting)
    • sick verb
    • cat verb (cats, cated, cating)
    • vomit verb (vomits, vomited, vomiting)
      • After drinking too much, the students vomited1
    • puke verb (pukes, puked, puking)
    • retch verb (retches, retched, retching)
    • barf verb
    • spew verb (spews, spewed, spewing)
    • disgorge verb (disgorges, disgorged, disgorging)
    • purge verb (purges, purged, purging)
      • He purged continuously1
    • be sick verb (is sick, being sick)
    • regorge verb
    • vomit up verb

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Related Definitions for "sick":

  1. shockingly repellent; inspiring horror1
  2. deeply affected by a strong feeling1
    • sat completely still, sick with envy1
    • she was sick with longing1
  3. having a strong distaste from surfeit1
    • sick to death of flattery1
    • gossip that makes one sick1
  4. affected with madness or insanity1
  5. (of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble1
  6. affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function1
  7. feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit1
  8. people who are sick1
    • they devote their lives to caring for the sick1
  9. eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth1

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