from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. To a disgusting or ridiculous degree; to the point of nausea.
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- adv. to a nauseating or sickening degree.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Literally, to sickness; to disgust; to the extent of exciting disgust, especially the disgust which arises from satiety or wearisome repetition: as, statements or complaints repeated ad nauseam.
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- adv. to a sickening extent
Latin ad, to + nauseam, accusative of nausea, sickness.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin ad nauseam, from ad ("to") + nauseam ("sea-sickness, sickness, nausea"), form of nausea. (Wiktionary)
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