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Synonyms for sick
sɪksick

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sick

    Synonyms:
    diseased, ill, disordered, distempered, indisposed, weak, riling, feeble, morbid, nauseated, disgusted, corrupt, impaired, valetudinarian

    Antonyms:
    whole, well, healthy, sound, robust, strong, well-conditioned, salubrious

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sickadjective

    people who are sick

    "they devote their lives to caring for the sick"

    Antonyms:
    unaffected, pleased, strong, well, unmoved(p), untouched, unalarming, sane

  2. ill, sickadjective

    affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function

    "ill from the monotony of his suffering"

    Synonyms:
    grim, sickish, pale, inauspicious, mad, unhinged, sick(p), disturbed, grisly, wan, fed up(p), gruesome, nauseous, macabre, brainsick, ill, sick of(p), ghastly, demented, queasy, ominous, crazy, tired of(p), unbalanced, disgusted, nauseated, pallid

    Antonyms:
    unalarming, pleased, unaffected, strong, sane, well, untouched, unmoved(p)

  3. nauseated, nauseous, queasy, sick, sickishadjective

    feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit

    Synonyms:
    noisome, nauseous, wan, disgusted, pale, sick(p), sick of(p), offensive, anxious, vile, unbalanced, unhinged, sickening, disturbed, brainsick, gruesome, unquiet, loathsome, macabre, grim, sickish, nauseated, nervous, fed up(p), mad, demented, crazy, nauseating, ghastly, ill, uneasy, queasy, grisly, pallid, tired of(p)

    Antonyms:
    unmoved(p), strong, unaffected, sane, pleased, untouched, well, unalarming

  4. brainsick, crazy, demented, disturbed, mad, sick, unbalanced, unhingedadjective

    affected with madness or insanity

    "a man who had gone mad"

    Synonyms:
    harebrained, insane, nauseous, wan, disgusted, gaga, sore, imbalanced, macabre, brainsick, pallid, sick of(p), grisly, disquieted, half-baked, maladjusted, unbalanced, unhinged, disturbed, softheaded, gruesome, dotty, unrestrained, grim, sickish, worried, excited, nauseated, sick(p), fed up(p), mad, wild, pale, upset, delirious, demented, screwball, crazy, ghastly, huffy, ill, queasy, distressed, frantic, tired of(p)

    Antonyms:
    well, strong, unmoved(p), unalarming, pleased, untouched, sane, unaffected

  5. disgusted, fed up(p), sick(p), sick of(p), tired of(p)adjective

    having a strong distaste from surfeit

    "grew more and more disgusted"; "fed up with their complaints"; "sick of it all"; "sick to death of flattery"; "gossip that makes one sick"; "tired of the noise and smoke"

    Antonyms:
    strong, unaffected, sane, untouched, unalarming, unmoved(p), pleased, well

  6. pale, pallid, wan, sickadjective

    (of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble

    "the pale light of a half moon"; "a pale sun"; "the late afternoon light coming through the el tracks fell in pale oblongs on the street"; "a pallid sky"; "the pale (or wan) stars"; "the wan light of dawn"

    Synonyms:
    queasy, sickish, pale, mad, unhinged, sick(p), ghastly, grisly, wan, fed up(p), gruesome, nauseous, macabre, brainsick, ill, sick of(p), demented, crazy, grim, disturbed, tired of(p), unbalanced, disgusted, nauseated, pallid

    Antonyms:
    pleased, strong, untouched, sane, unaffected, unalarming, well, unmoved(p)

  7. sickadjective

    deeply affected by a strong feeling

    "sat completely still, sick with envy"; "she was sick with longing"

    Synonyms:
    queasy, sickish, pale, mad, unhinged, sick(p), ghastly, grisly, wan, fed up(p), gruesome, nauseous, macabre, brainsick, ill, sick of(p), demented, crazy, grim, disturbed, tired of(p), unbalanced, disgusted, nauseated, pallid

    Antonyms:
    unalarming, unaffected, untouched, well, strong, unmoved(p), pleased, sane

  8. ghastly, grim, grisly, gruesome, macabre, sickverb

    shockingly repellent; inspiring horror

    "ghastly wounds"; "the grim aftermath of the bombing"; "the grim task of burying the victims"; "a grisly murder"; "gruesome evidence of human sacrifice"; "macabre tales of war and plague in the Middle ages"; "macabre tortures conceived by madmen"

    Synonyms:
    down(p), dispirited, downcast, nauseous, wan, disgusted, pale, forbidding, dismal, dark, charnel, demented, disconsolate, sepulchral, black, gloomy, low, unbalanced, pallid, unrelenting, down in the mouth, stern, blue, disturbed, brainsick, unappeasable, gruesome, macabre, downhearted, grim, sickish, ill, nauseated, mordant, sick(p), unhinged, dour, fed up(p), mad, low-spirited, relentless, unforgiving, sorry, crazy, drab, ghastly, depressed, dingy, inexorable, dreary, queasy, drear, grisly, sick of(p), tired of(p)

    Antonyms:
    unalarming, unaffected, sane, untouched, well, strong, unmoved(p), pleased

  9. vomit, vomit up, purge, cast, sick, cat, be sick, disgorge, regorge, retch, puke, barf, spew, spue, chuck, upchuck, honk, regurgitate, throw upverb

    eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth

    "After drinking too much, the students vomited"; "He purged continuously"; "The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night"

    Synonyms:
    vomit, eruct, vagabond, gag, throw off, scour, range, frame, ramble, ptyalise, put, cat, claxon, ditch, honk, spill, barf, wander, hurtle, stray, rove, swan, roll, cronk, spew out, chuck, toot, puke, throw, cast, ptyalize, redact, spue, beep, be sick, purge, spit, regorge, blare, purify, vomit up, mould, mold, cast off, shake off, upchuck, disgorge, toss, throw away, heave, tramp, sanctify, contrive, drop, draw, flush, spew, hurl, regurgitate, throw up, drift, reproduce, couch, project, retch, pat, roam, shed

    Antonyms:
    strong, pleased, sane, untouched, unaffected, unalarming, well, unmoved(p)

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sickadjective

    Synonyms:
    ill, indisposed, ailing, unwell, not well, laid up, out of sorts

  2. sickadjective

    Synonyms:
    nauseated, affected with nausea, sick at the stomach

  3. sickadjective

    Synonyms:
    disgusted, tired, weary

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sickadjective

    Synonyms:
    ill, unwell, ailing, indisposed, diseased, morbid, nauseated, queasy, squeamish, qualmish, disgusted, surfeited, weary, palled, satiated

  2. sickverb

    Synonyms:
    sick on, incite, urge

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How to use sick in a sentence?

  1. The NFL:

    All I can say is that I'm not a racist. I can't tell you how sick I am. I apologize again to De Smith, but I feel good about who I am and what I've done my entire life. I apologize for the insensitive remarks. I had no racial intentions with those remarks at all.

  2. Samuel Taylor Coleridge:

    Our quaint metaphysical opinions, in an hour of anguish, are like playthings by the bedside of a child deathly sick.

  3. Stacy Kern:

    The day Richard was discharged from the NICU was such a special day. I remember picking him up out of his crib and just holding him with tears in my eyes, i couldn't believe this was the same little boy that once was so sick, that I feared he may not survive. The same little boy that once fit in the palm of my hand, with skin so translucent that I could see every rib and vessel in his tiny body. I couldn't help but squeeze him and tell him how proud I was of him.

  4. Donald Trump:

    We're gonna win at everything we do! we're gonna win, win, win. You people, you're gonna be sick and tired of winning.

  5. Yessica Trevino:

    She was sick and it was hard for her to talk and stay, me in particular, I never heard someone being pregnant with COVID and everything was good. So yes, we were concerned that the girls wouldn’t make it.


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    An antonym for "pesky"
    • A. plaguey
    • B. agreeable
    • C. pestilent
    • D. pettish

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