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Meaning of NAUSEATE

Pronunciation:  'nâzi`eyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of
  2. [v]  upset and make nauseated; "The smell of the foood turned the pregnant woman's stomach"; "The mold ont he food sickened the diners"
 

NAUSEATE is a 8 letter word that starts with N.

 

 Synonyms: churn up, disgust, revolt, sicken, sicken, turn one's stomach
 
 See Also: appal, appall, disgust, offend, outrage, repel, repel, repulse, revolt, scandalise, scandalize, shock

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Nau"se*ate\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Nauseated}; p. pr. &
    vb. n. {Nauseating}.] [L. nauseare, nauseatum, fr. nausea.
    See {Nausea}.]
    To become squeamish; to feel nausea; to turn away with
    disgust.
    
    
  2. \Nau"se*ate\, v. t.
    1. To affect with nausea; to sicken; to cause to feel
       loathing or disgust.
    
    2. To sicken at; to reject with disgust; to loathe.
    
             The patient nauseates and loathes wholesome foods.
                                                   --Blackmore.
    
    
 

 

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