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  • n. the state of being nauseous

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality or state of being nauseous or of exciting disgust; loathsomeness.


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  • Waves of nauseousness lasted for about 20 minutes.

    Archive 2009-03-01

  • But not with envy, but with nauseousness knowing that Mike MacLean trusted you with Murderati.


  • I am not eating or drinking, just experiencing waves of nauseousness.

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  • J. CIVITANO: Very high fevers, congestion, sore throat, headaches -- terrible headaches, body aches, nauseousness.

    CNN Transcript Apr 28, 2009

  • KENNETH YUKO (D), OHIO STATE HOUSE: Basically because a lot of people have come to our office and explained to me, point blank, that their quality of life would be greatly improved if they had the ability to use a drug that would ease their pain, ease their nauseousness that they have in their stomach, ease the pain of glaucoma.

    CNN Transcript Oct 24, 2009

  • Besides sweetness, the mobola has the flavor of strawberries, with a touch of nauseousness.

    Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa

  • I haven't heard a word from my doctor yet and I'm still having the palpitations and nauseousness.

    CNN Transcript Feb 7, 2004

  • But his manipulation seemed but to intensify original nauseousness, and the brave Frenchman and his companions found semi-starvation more endurable than the repugnant mess.

    Tropic Days

  • A creeper of the jungle bears small yellow flowers (slightly resembling those of the mango, save that they are produced in frail loose cymes instead of on vigorous panicles), the excessive sweetness of which approaches nauseousness.

    The Confessions of a Beachcomber

  • I was going through nauseousness, morning sickness.

    CNN Transcript Apr 10, 2002


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