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English definition of “nauseous”


adjective     /ˈnɔː.zi.əs/ /-ʒəs/ US  /ˈnɑː.ʃəs/
feeling as if you might vomit : Roller coasters make me feel nauseous.Vomiting and feelings of sickness formal making you feel as if you might vomit : the nauseous smell of rotting flesh humorous The bride's mother was wearing a nauseous (= extremely unattractive ) combination of green and yellow .Vomiting and feelings of sickness
(Definition of nauseous adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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