nausea


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nau·se·a

 (nô′zē-ə, -zhə, -sē-ə, -shə)
n.
1. A feeling of sickness in the stomach characterized by an urge to vomit. See Usage Note at nauseous.
2. Strong aversion; disgust.

[Middle English, from Latin, from Greek nautiā, nausiē, seasickness, from nautēs, sailor, from naus, ship; see nāu- in Indo-European roots.]

nausea

(ˈnɔːzɪə; -sɪə)
n
1. (Medicine) the sensation that precedes vomiting
2. a feeling of disgust or revulsion
[C16: via Latin from Greek: seasickness, from naus ship]

nau•se•a

(ˈnɔ zi ə, -ʒə, -si ə, -ʃə)

n.
1. sickness at the stomach, esp. when accompanied by a loathing for food and an involuntary impulse to vomit.
2. extreme disgust; loathing; repugnance.
[1560–70; < Latin nausea, nausia < Greek *nausíā (Ionic nausíē) seasickness]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nausea - the state that precedes vomitingnausea - the state that precedes vomiting  
kinetosis, motion sickness - the state of being dizzy or nauseated because of the motions that occur while traveling in or on a moving vehicle
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
morning sickness - nausea early in the day; a characteristic symptom in the early months of pregnancy
queasiness, squeamishness, qualm - a mild state of nausea
2.nausea - disgust so strong it makes you feel sick
disgust - strong feelings of dislike

nausea

noun
1. sickness, gagging, vomiting, retching, squeamishness, queasiness, biliousness I was overcome with a feeling of nausea.
2. disgust, loathing, distaste, aversion, revulsion, repulsion, abhorrence, repugnance, odium, detestation She spoke in a little-girl voice which brought on a palpable feeling of nausea.

nausea

noun
Extreme repugnance excited by something offensive:
Translations
غَثَيانغَثْيَانٌ
nevolnostzvedání žaludkumdlo
kvalme
pahoinvointi
mučnina
émelygéshányinger
velgja
吐き気船酔い車酔い酔い乗り物酔い
구역질
kelti pasišlykštėjimą
nelabums
nútenie k zvracaniu
illamående
อาการคลื่นไส้
bulantımide bulanması
sự buồn nôn

nausea

[ˈnɔːsɪə] N (Med) → náusea f
his remarks filled me with nausea (fig) → sus comentarios me dieron náuseas or asco

nausea

[ˈnɔːziə] nnausée f
a feeling of nausea → un sentiment d'écœurement, un sentiment de nausée

nausea

n (Med) → Übelkeit f; (fig)Ekel m; a feeling of nauseaÜbelkeit f; (fig)ein Gefühl ntdes Ekels; the very thought fills me with nauseabei dem Gedanken allein wird mir schon übel

nausea

[ˈnɔːzɪə] n (Med) → nausea (fig) (disgust) → schifo, disgusto

nausea

(ˈnoːziə) , ((American) -ʃə) noun
a feeling of sickness.
nauseate (ˈnoːzieit) , ((American) -ʒi-) verb
to make (someone) feel nausea.

nausea

غَثْيَانٌ nevolnost kvalme Übelkeit ναυτία náusea pahoinvointi nausée mučnina nausea 吐き気 구역질 misselijkheid kvalme nudności náusea тошнота illamående อาการคลื่นไส้ bulantı sự buồn nôn 反胃

nau·se·a

n. náusea, asco, ganas de vomitar.

nausea

n náusea (frec. pl); — and vomiting náusea(s) y vómito(s)
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