adjective see qualm

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • qualmy — mē adjective ( er/ est) : qualmish …   Useful english dictionary

  • qualm — noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: circa 1530 1. a sudden attack of illness, faintness, or nausea 2. a sudden access of usually disturbing emotion (as doubt or fear) 3. a feeling of uneasiness about a point especially of conscience or propriety …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • apprehensive — I adjective afraid, agitated, alarmed, anticipative of evil, anxious, aware, bothered, cognizant, concerned, conscious, disquieted, distrustful, expectant, fearful, hesitant, leery, mindful, mistrustful, nervous, perceptive, pusillanimous,… …   Law dictionary

  • airsick — Synonyms and related words: aerial, aerophysical, aerospace, aerotechnical, air conscious, air minded, air wise, airworthy, aviational, barfy, carsick, nauseated, nauseous, pukish, puky, qualmish, qualmy, queasy, seasick, squeamish …   Moby Thesaurus

  • anxious — Synonyms and related words: aching, aghast, agitated, agog, alacritous, alarmed, all agog, all overish, anguished, animated, annoyed, antsy, antsy pantsy, anxioused up, apprehensive, ardent, athirst, avid, beset, bored, bothered, breathless,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • apprehensive — Synonyms and related words: afraid, agitated, alive, all nerves, all knowing, all overish, anxious, anxioused up, apperceptive, appercipient, apprehending, awake, aware, bothered, cognizant, comprehending, concerned, conscious, disquieted,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • barfy — Synonyms and related words: airsick, bad, brackish, bum, carsick, cheesy, cloying, crappy, creepy, crummy, dirty, disgusting, fecal, feculent, fetid, filthy, flyblown, foul, fulsome, gloppy, godawful, goshawful, grim, gunky, hairy, high, icky,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • misgiving — Synonyms and related words: Pyrrhonism, agitated, agitation, all overish, all overs, angst, anxiety, anxiety hysteria, anxiety neurosis, anxious, anxious bench, anxious concern, anxious seat, anxioused up, anxiousness, apprehension, apprehensive …   Moby Thesaurus

  • nauseated — Synonyms and related words: airsick, anguished, anxious, barfy, bored, carsick, cheerless, choking, depressed, disgusted, gagging, grim, heaving, joyless, nauseous, offended, pleasureless, prey to malaise, pukish, puky, qualmish, qualmy, queasy,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • nauseous — Synonyms and related words: abhorrent, airsick, anguished, anxious, bad, barfy, bored, brackish, carsick, cheerless, cloying, depressed, disgusted, disgusting, emetic, fetid, foul, fulsome, grim, high, icky, joyless, loathsome, maggoty, mawkish,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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