sickeningly


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sick·en·ing

 (sĭk′ə-nĭng)
adj.
1. Revolting or disgusting; loathsome: a sickening stench.
2. Causing sickness.

sick′en·ing·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.sickeningly - in a disgusting manner or to a disgusting degree; "the beggar was disgustingly filthy"
Translations
بصورةٍ مُثيرَةٍ للإشْمِئْزاز
ohavně
modbydeligt
émelyítõen
viîbjóîslega
tiksindirici şekilde

sickeningly

[ˈsɪknɪŋlɪ] ADV [familiar] → tremendamente
sickeningly violent/politeasquerosamente violento/cortés
it is sickeningly sweetes realmente empalagoso
he made it all look sickeningly easyél hacía que todo pareciera tremendamente fácil
he seems sickeningly happyparece tan feliz que da asco
he stood at the top of a sickeningly steep gullyestaba subido en la cima de un barranco empinadísimo
the ship was rolling sickeninglyel barco daba tumbos de acá para allá

sickeningly

adv (lit)ekelerregend; (fig)unerträglich; sickeningly sweetwiderlich süß; his English is sickeningly goodes ist schon unerträglich, wie gut sein Englisch ist; we had all that sickeningly good weather during the examses war richtig gemein, dass wir ausgerechnet während der Prüfungszeit so schönes Wetter hatten; now it’s all sickeningly obviousdas schreit ja schon zum Himmel (inf)

sickeningly

[ˈsɪknɪŋlɪ] adv (polite, cruel) → disgustosamente

sick

(sik) adjective
1. vomiting or inclined to vomit. He has been sick several times today; I feel sick; She's inclined to be seasick/airsick/car-sick.
2. (especially American) ill. He is a sick man; The doctor told me that my husband is very sick and may not live very long.
3. very tired (of); wishing to have no more (of). I'm sick of doing this; I'm sick and tired of hearing about it!
4. affected by strong, unhappy or unpleasant feelings. I was really sick at making that bad mistake.
5. in bad taste. a sick joke.
noun
vomit. The bedclothes were covered with sick.
ˈsicken verb
1. to become sick.
2. to disgust. The very thought sickens me.
ˈsickening adjective
causing sickness, disgust or weariness; very unpleasant or annoying. There was a sickening crunch; The weather is really sickening!
ˈsickeningly adverb
ˈsickly adjective
1. tending to be often ill. a sickly child.
2. suggesting sickness; pale; feeble. She looks sickly.
ˈsickness noun
the state of being sick or ill. There seems to be a lot of sickness in the town; seasickness.
ˈsick-leave noun
time taken off from work etc because of sickness. He has been on sick-leave for the last three days.
make (someone) sick
to make (someone) feel very annoyed, upset etc. It makes me sick to see him waste money like that.
the sick
ill people. He visits the sick.
worried sick
very worried. I'm worried sick about it.
see also ill.
References in classic literature ?
Below deck the terrified girl clung desperately to a stanchion as the stricken ship lunged sickeningly before the hurricane.
She must be a lonely wanderer; she must go out among fresh faces, that would look at her wonderingly, because the days did not seem joyful to her; she must begin a new life, in which she would have to rouse herself to receive new impressions; and she was so unspeakably, sickeningly weary
He was a slim, tall, sickeningly beautiful young man, with large, dark eyes, full of expression.
For some seconds he stood staggering in the car, which now swayed sickeningly, surveying the exasperated crowd below him and trying to collect his mind.
The case of two brothers given a suspended sentence at Hartlepool Magistrates for appalling cruelty to a young bulldog - which they had, sickeningly, videoed - is a case I highlighted at the time as demonstrating the need for a change in the law.
The case of two brothers given a suspended sentence at Hartlepool Magistrates Court for appalling cruelty to a young bulldog - which they had sickeningly videoed - is a case I highlighted at the time as demonstrating the need for a change in the law.
SIGHTSEERS (Film4, Wednesday,11pm) THE art of romance isn't dead, but it's certainly deadly in this deranged road movie, which walks a tightrope between sickeningly dark comedy and grisly horror.
Not content with killing the animal in the prime of its life, he sickeningly fitted his home made weapon with a GoPro camera so he could watch its death over and over in close up.
Nevertheless, maybe the Church should bear some responsibility in controlling such a sickeningly ostentatious display of wealth.
Sickeningly, he had rst abused the teenage victim two days after she had been raped by his cousin, Shahmeel Khan, who was later sentenced to 10 years.
Back in the days when chenin blanc was known in this country primarily as a sickeningly sweet California jug wine, its reputation understandably diminished nearly to the point of vanishing.
When AMC censors a few seconds of nudity from the masterpiece that is "The Godfather" and then a few hours later airs sickeningly explicit footage of people chopping up a zombie, rummaging through its exposed entrails in tight shot and coating their clothes with quarts of the corpse's blood--all from AMC's own "Walking Dead"--it seems yet another sign of what a sick culture we live in.