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Synonyms for sick
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sick(adj)

    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, sick(adj)

    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, sickish(adj)

    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, unhinged(adj)

    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)(adj)

    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, sick(adj)

    (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. sick(adj)

    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, sick(verb)

    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 up(verb)

    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)

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sick(a.)

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

  2. sick(a.)

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

  3. sick(a.)

    Synonyms:
    disgusted, tired, weary

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sick(a)

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

  2. sick(v)

    Synonyms:
    sick on, incite, urge

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How to use sick in a sentence?

  1. Annette Lang:

    I had my first panic attack in 60 years of my life. I was worried about getting sick, I was also worried about bringing something home.

  2. Supriya Kumar:

    When people stay home when sick with a contagious disease like influenza, they actually reduce the likelihood of future illness among co-workers and thus reduce absenteeism in the workplace, managers who realize this and promote stay-at-home behavior in cases of infectious illness are likely to have a more healthy workplace.

  3. Pilar Ruiz-Lozano:

    Many were so sick prior to getting the patch that they would have been candidates for heart transplantation.

  4. Colin Allred:

    I'm proud to the lead this resolution and to assure Americans that this Congress will not allow people with pre-existing conditions to go back to the days where they could be thrown off their health care just because they got sick.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    A self-seeker has a mentally sick nature to upload own picture regularly on the social media with everyone and everything including quotes or thoughts or scriptures merely to gain 'Likes' on own looks and usually gets many praise on own face from the selfish-cum-foolish netizens.

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