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- adv. In a sickish manner.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a sickish manner.
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Her heart was dropping, dropping sickishly, into unending space.
Then he saw Dr. William Holden looking greenish and ill and trying sickishly to answer questions from West and
"The man 's crazy," he muttered sickishly, rising.
It was thick with pulverized coffee grounds, it was sickishly sweet, and it was strong and black enough to please the blackest Egyptian who ever desired that brand.
There was an odor of something sickishly sweet in the air for a moment, as the handkerchief was pressed to the boy's nostrils.
I must have felt the whole thing as something for one's developed senses to live up to and make light of, and have been rather ashamed of my own for just a little sickishly staggering under it.