nauseating nauseating  /ˈnɔ ʒi ˌeɪ tɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) causing or able to cause nausea

Usage(s):

  1. As much as I love Boulud's cooking, I found it disgusting--a gooey mess of indistinguishable, nauseating fat.
  2. The colors are blinding, the fast cuts almost nauseating.
  3. From northern New Jersey to Long Island, incoming tides washed up a nauseating array of waste, including plastic tampon applicators and balls of sewage 2 in.

News

  1. Heroin in our midst: Part 3

    WANTAGE – Heroin doesn’t work—it delivers. All of the recovering addicts consulted for this series reported the euphoric upsides and the nauseating, paralyzing downsides of the drug.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Advertiser-News

  2. Schmeelk: Classic NBA Finals Should Help Redefine ‘Greatness’ And ‘Legacy’

    I doubt it will be the case, but this series should put all those outdated and nauseating LeBron James narratives out to pasture once and for all.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: CBS New York

  3. U.S. Discards Nearly 25 Percent of Its Bluefin Tuna Catch

    The news announced by NOAA Fisheries earlier this week was enough to make us turn seasick-green. Atlantic bluefin tuna—a species so coveted it has its own reality TV show and prompts hand-wringing of environmentalists everywhere—is being tossed overboard, dead, at a nauseating rate by American surface longline fishermen.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Takepart.com via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "It was nauseating. I went back to the hotel room in Edmonton and I almost threw up. To be close, to have an opportunity, Game 5 wasn't much better. We were winning, they tied it up late. We went on the power play in overtime and they scored on a...
    on Jun 8, 2010 By: Peter Laviolette Source: Toronto Sun

  2. "Ahmadinejad is a menace to freedom-loving people the world over, and the sight of religious groups embracing him is nauseating," Donohue told UPI. "The Catholic League is proud to take part in this rally, and we encourage people of all...
    on Sep 24, 2008 By: Bill Donohue Source: MyFOX Providence WNAC

  3. "The Queen invited us all outside to watch the racing. I think it was just a gesture to say, 'It's OK. We're cool about the film (The Queen)'. As I left I stood up and made this stumbling, nauseating little speech about what an honour it had all...
    on Sep 7, 2008 By: Helen Mirren Source: Newstrack India (blog)

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