Meaning of “nauseating” in the English Dictionary

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"nauseating" in British English

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nauseatingadjective

uk /ˈnɔː.zi.eɪ.tɪŋ/ us /ˈnɑː.zi.eɪ.t̬ɪŋ/

making you feel as if you are going to vomit:

the nauseating smell of rotting food

If someone's opinions or actions 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 nauseating!

(Definition of “nauseating” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"nauseating" in American English

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nauseatingadjective

us /ˈnɔ·ziˌeɪ·t̬ɪŋ/

making you feel as if you are going to vomit:

The TV news can be pretty nauseating at times.

(Definition of “nauseating” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)