nauseate

  • 1 Nauseate — Nau se*ate, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Nauseated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Nauseating}.] [L. nauseare, nauseatum, fr. nausea. See {Nausea}.] To become squeamish; to feel nausea; to turn away with disgust. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Nauseate — Nau se*ate, v. t. 1. To affect with nausea; to sicken; to cause to feel loathing or disgust. [1913 Webster] 2. To sicken at; to reject with disgust; to loathe. [1913 Webster] The patient nauseates and loathes wholesome foods. Blackmore. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 nauseate — index repel (disgust) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 nauseate — (v.) 1630s, to feel sick, to become affected with nausea, from nauseat pp. stem of L. nauseare to feel seasick, to vomit, also to cause disgust, from nausea (see NAUSEA (Cf. nausea)). Related: Nauseated; nauseating; nauseatingly. In its early… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 nauseate — vb *disgust, sicken Analogous words: vomit, disgorge, *belch: *offend, outrage …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 nauseate — [v] make sick; disgust bother, disturb, horrify, offend, reluct, repel, repulse, revolt, sicken; concepts 14,308 Ant. please, soothe …

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  • 7 nauseate — ► VERB ▪ cause to feel sick or disgusted …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 nauseate — [nô′shē āt΄, nô′zhēāt΄; nô′sēāt΄, nô′zēāt΄] vt. nauseated, nauseating [< L nauseatus, pp. of nauseare, to be seasick: see NAUSEA] 1. to cause to feel nausea; make sick 2. Rare to feel nausea at; loathe vi. to feel nausea; become sick… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 nauseate — UK [ˈnɔːzɪeɪt] / UK [ˈnɔːsɪeɪt] / US [ˈnɔʃɪˌeɪt] / US [ˈnɔzɪˌeɪt] verb [transitive] Word forms nauseate : present tense I/you/we/they nauseate he/she/it nauseates present participle nauseating past tense nauseated past participle nauseated 1) to… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 nauseate — verb ( ated; ating) Date: 1625 intransitive verb 1. to become affected with nausea 2. to feel disgust transitive verb to affect with nausea or disgust …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 11 nauseate — /naw zee ayt , zhee , see , shee /, v., nauseated, nauseating. v.t. 1. to affect with nausea; sicken. 2. to cause to feel extreme disgust: His vicious behavior toward the dogs nauseates me. v.i. 3. to become affected with nausea. [1630 40; < L… …

    Universalium

  • 12 nauseate — verb a) To cause nausea. b) To disgust. Syn: disgust, make, sick, offend, repel, repulse, revolt …

    Wiktionary

  • 13 nauseate — To cause an inclination to vomit. * * * nau·se·ate nȯ z(h)ē .āt, s(h)ē vb, at·ed; at·ing vi to become affected with nausea vt to affect with nausea * * * nau·se·ate (nawґze āt) to affect with …

    Medical dictionary

  • 14 nauseate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. sicken, disgust, revolt. See pain, disease. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. sicken, offend, repulse; see bother 3 , disgust , disturb 2 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. sicken, disgust, *gross out, turn …

    English dictionary for students

  • 15 nauseate — nau|se|ate [ˈno:zieıt, si US ˈno:zi , ʃi ] v [T] to make someone feel that they are going to ↑vomit ▪ The thought of food nauseated me. ▪ She felt dizzy and nauseated …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 nauseate — nau|se|ate [ nɔzi,eıt, nɔʃi,eıt ] verb transitive 1. ) to make someone feel as if they are going to VOMIT. The more usual phrase for this is to make someone feel sick: The smell nauseated her. 2. ) to make someone feel upset: DISGUST: It… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 nauseate — [[t]nɔ͟ːzieɪt[/t]] nauseates, nauseating, nauseated VERB If something nauseates you, it makes you feel as if you are going to vomit. [V n] The smell of frying nauseated her... [V ed] She could not eat anything without feeling nauseated. Syn:… …

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  • 18 nauseate — v. make nauseous; cause uneasiness in one s stomach; disgust, cause repugnance nau·se·ate || nɔːʒɪeɪt / sɪeɪt , zɪe …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 19 nauseate — verb [often as adjective nauseating] affect with nausea. Derivatives nauseatingly adverb …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 20 nauseate — I. v. n. Feel nausea, feel disgust, grow qualmish. II. v. a. 1. Sicken, disgust, revolt, make sick, turn one s stomach, make one s gorge rise. 2. Loathe, abhor, detest, abominate, feel nausea or disgust at, shrink from, recoil from, reject with… …

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