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English definition of “sicken”

sicken

verb  /ˈsɪk·ən/ us  

sicken verb (BECOME ILL)

[I] to become sick: The animals sickened and died.

sicken verb (CAUSE TO FEEL BAD)

[T] to cause someone to experience unpleasant feelings such as shock and anger: I was sickened by the attitude of people who could take enjoyment in the building’s destruction.
(Definition of sicken from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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