nauseous nauseous  /ˈnɔ ʃəs/


  1. (adj) causing or able to cause nausea
  2. (adj) feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit


  1. A white mass of nauseous protoplasm weighing several tons, the doughpot had neither intelligence nor any fixed form: it just rolled itself instinctively toward anything edible.
  2. I was getting nauseous myself.
  3. The Container Store Paper Soap I generally avoid high-percentage alcohol gels because they remind me of cheap vodka: A whiff makes me nauseous, and I don't like the burn.


  1. Wanted: Dictionary Donations for Spurs and Heat Fans

    COMMENTARY | Dynasty. The 2013 NBA Finals will soon be over, and it's only a matter of time before the Miami Heat or the San Antonio Spurs are crowned a "dynasty". Having majored in English, I'm offended. Even jocks turned analysts should have more respect for the English language. As a Los Angeles Lakers fan, I'm nauseous.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Yahoo! Contributor Network via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Virtuix Omni VR treadmill shows up at E3, we go feet-on (video)

    I'm a little nauseous and a bit sweaty. This was my first time using the Oculus Rift . It's the sort of thing you've got to ease into, really -- sitting stationary, letting your brain adjust to the whole experience. Or you could just pop the thing on and run in place on a treadmill in a downtown Los Angeles hotel suite. Your call, really. Just don't come crying to me when you're having a bit of ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Engadget

  3. Plane inspected after nausea aboard

    A US Airways flight from Las Vegas to Charlotte was diverted to Denver because several people aboard began to feel nauseous.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KMGH 7 Denver

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