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English definition of “sicken”

sicken

verb [T] (UNPLEASANT)    /ˈsɪk.ən/
to cause someone to feel unpleasant emotions , especially anger and shock : The violence in the film sickened me. He was sickened by/at the number of people who were hurt in the crash .Making people sad, shocked and upset
(Definition of sicken verb (UNPLEASANT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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