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sick

adjective   /sɪk/
A2 not having good health enfermo He was off work sick for most of last week.
feel sick
A2 to feel that the food or drink in your stomach will soon come up through your mouth sentir náuseas
be sick
B1 If you are sick, food and drink comes up from your stomach and out of your mouth. devolver The baby was sick all down my shirt.
be sick of someone/something informal
to be bored with or angry about someone or something estar hasta la coronilla de alguien/algo I’m sick of people telling me how to run my life.
(Definition of sick from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

sick

adjective /sik/
vomiting or inclined to vomit mareado He has been sick several times today I feel sick She’s inclined to be seasick/airsick/car-sick.
(especially American) ill enfermo He is a sick man The doctor told me that my husband is very sick and may not live very long.
very tired (of); wishing to have no more (of) harto, cansado, preocupado I’m sick of doing this I’m sick and tired of hearing about it!
affected by strong, unhappy or unpleasant feelings angustiado I was really sick at making that bad mistake.
in bad taste morboso, de muy mal gusto, negro a sick joke.
sicken verb
(British, old-fashioned) to become sick caer enfermo, enfermarse I think she’s sickening for something.
to disgust poner enfermo, dar asco The very thought sickens me.
sickening adjective
causing sickness, disgust or weariness; very unpleasant or annoying nauseabundo, repugnante, asqueroso, exasperante There was a sickening crunch The weather is really sickening!
sickeningly adverb
repugnantemente
sickly adjective ( comparative sicklier, superlative sickliest)
tending to be often ill enfermizo a sickly child.
suggesting sickness; pale; feeble pálido She looks sickly.
sickness noun
the state of being sick or ill enfermedad, mareo There seems to be a lot of sickness in the town seasickness.
sick-leave noun
time taken off from work etc because of sickness baja por enfermedad He has been on sick-leave for the last three days.
make (someone) sick
to make (someone) feel very annoyed, upset etc reventar/hacer rabiar/dar asco (a alguien) It makes me sick to see him waste money like that.
the sick noun plural
ill people los enfermos He visits the sick.
worried sick adjective
very worried muy preocupado, muy angustiado I’m worried sick about it.
see also ill.
(Definition of sick from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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