adjective Date: 1785 affected with motion sickness associated with flying • airsickness noun

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  • Airsick — Air sick , a. Affected with air sickness or a[ e]rial sickness; feeling nauseous due to riding in an airplane. {Air sick ness}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • airsick — [er′sik΄] adj. sick or nauseated from traveling in an aircraft airsickness n …   English World dictionary

  • airsick — /air sik /, adj. afflicted with airsickness. [1775 85; AIR1 + SICK] * * * …   Universalium

  • airsick — adjective being nauseous due to the effects of motion of an airplane; suffering from motion sickness caused by air travel …   Wiktionary

  • airsick — air·sick a(ə)r .sik, e(ə)r adj affected with motion sickness associated with flying air·sick·ness n …   Medical 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

  • airsick — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. queasy (See disease) …   English dictionary for students

  • airsick — air|sick [ˈeəˌsık US ˈer ] adj feeling sick because of the movement of a plane >airsickness n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • airsick — air|sick [ er,sık ] adjective feeling sick as a result of the movement of an airplane ╾ air|sick|ness noun uncount …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • airsick — adj. suffering from feelings of nausea and dizziness caused by the motion of an aircraft …   English contemporary dictionary

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