Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Sick or indisposed from a surcharged stomach; sick from a surfeit in eating or drinking; overgorged.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective obsolete Sick from excess in eating or drinking.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective obsolete Sick from excess in eating or drinking.

Etymologies

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crop +‎ sick

Examples

  • Come now, we both know that men can spend their evenings in the stews and their mornings cropsick, and other men just clap them on the back and call them fine fellows.

    How to Woo a Reluctant Lady

  • Come now, we both know that men can spend their evenings in the stews and their mornings cropsick, and other men just clap them on the back and call them fine fellows.

    How to Woo a Reluctant Lady

  • Come now, we both know that men can spend their evenings in the stews and their mornings cropsick, and other men just clap them on the back and call them fine fellows.

    A Hellion in Her Bed

  • Come now, we both know that men can spend their evenings in the stews and their mornings cropsick, and other men just clap them on the back and call them fine fellows.

    A Hellion in Her Bed

  • Come now, we both know that men can spend their evenings in the stews and their mornings cropsick, and other men just clap them on the back and call them fine fellows.

    A Hellion in Her Bed

  • By my soul, Jack, if I had not been taken thus egregiously cropsick, I would have been up with thee, and the lady too, before now.

    Clarissa Harlowe

  • Hugh is always better in the morning, as long as he isn’t cropsick.

    A Hellion in Her Bed

  • Hugh is always better in the morning, as long as he isn’t cropsick.

    A Hellion in Her Bed

  • Hugh is always better in the morning, as long as he isn’t cropsick.

    A Hellion in Her Bed

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  • I'm an adjective you don't meet every day.

    January 28, 2013