sick headache
noun Date: 1778 migraine

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sick headache — Sick Sick, a. [Compar. {Sicker}; superl. {Sickest}.] [OE. sek, sik, ill, AS. se[ o]c; akin to OS. siok, seoc, OFries. siak, D. ziek, G. siech, OHG. sioh, Icel. sj?kr, Sw. sjuk, Dan. syg, Goth. siuks ill, siukan to be ill.] 1. Affected with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sick headache — n. 1. any headache accompanied by or resulting from nausea 2. MIGRAINE …   English World dictionary

  • sick headache — n MIGRAINE * * * migraine …   Medical dictionary

  • sick headache — noun 1. a headache accompanied by nausea • Hypernyms: ↑headache, ↑head ache, ↑cephalalgia 2. a severe recurring vascular headache; occurs more frequently in women than men • Syn: ↑migraine, ↑megrim, ↑hemicrania …   Useful english dictionary

  • sick headache — sick′ head′ache n. pat migraine • Etymology: 1770–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • sick headache — migraine headache, headache which causes nausea …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sick headache — noun a headache accompanied by nausea, particularly a migraine …   English new terms dictionary

  • sick headache — /ˌsɪk ˈhɛdeɪk/ (say .sik hedayk) noun headache accompanied by nausea; migraine …   Australian English dictionary

  • sick headache — migraine. [1770 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • Sick — Sick, a. [Compar. {Sicker}; superl. {Sickest}.] [OE. sek, sik, ill, AS. se[ o]c; akin to OS. siok, seoc, OFries. siak, D. ziek, G. siech, OHG. sioh, Icel. sj?kr, Sw. sjuk, Dan. syg, Goth. siuks ill, siukan to be ill.] 1. Affected with disease of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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