sickishly
adverb see sickish

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sickishly — Sickish Sick ish, a. 1. Somewhat sick or diseased. [1913 Webster] 2. Somewhat sickening; as, a sickish taste. [1913 Webster] {Sick ish*ly}, adv. {Sick ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sickishly — See sickish. * * * …   Universalium

  • sickishly — sick·ish·ly …   English syllables

  • sickishly — adverb see sickish * * * sickˈishly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑sick …   Useful english dictionary

  • sickish — sickishly, adv. sickishness, n. /sik ish/, adj. 1. somewhat sick or ill. 2. somewhat sickening or nauseating. [1575 85; SICK1 + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • saccharine — adjective Etymology: Latin saccharum Date: circa 1674 1. a. of, relating to, or resembling that of sugar < saccharine taste > b. yielding or containing sugar < saccharine vegetables > 2. overly or sickishly sweet < saccharine flavor > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sickish — adjective Date: 1581 1. archaic somewhat ill ; sickly 2. somewhat nauseated ; queasy 3. somewhat sickening < a sickish odor > • sickishly adverb • sickishness …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sickishness — See sickishly. * * * …   Universalium

  • sickish — /ˈsɪkɪʃ/ (say sikish) adjective 1. somewhat sickening or nauseating. 2. somewhat sick or ill. {sick + ish1} –sickishly, adverb –sickishness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • sickish — [sik′ish] adj. 1. somewhat sick or nauseated 2. somewhat sickening or nauseating sickishly adv …   English World dictionary

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