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English definition of “nauseating”

nauseating

adjective     /ˈnɔː.zi.eɪ.tɪŋ/ US  /ˈnɑː.zi.eɪ.t̬ɪŋ/
making you feel as if you are going to vomit: the nauseating smell of rotting foodVomiting and feelings of sickness If someone's opinions or behaviour are nauseating, you dislike and disapprove of them: Her strongest criticism was reserved for the prime minister whom she accused of 'nauseating hypocrisy'.humorous She's good at everything she does - it's quite nauseating!Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
(Definition of nauseating adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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