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Synonyms for sickening
ˈsɪk ə nɪŋsick·en·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nauseating, nauseous, noisome, queasy, loathsome, offensive, sickening, vileadjective

    causing or able to cause nausea

    "a nauseating smell"; "nauseous offal"; "a sickening stench"

    Synonyms:
    noisome, fetid, nauseous, revolting, nauseating, unsavory, ugly, foul, repellent, dysphemistic, slimy, unsavoury, distasteful, offensive, anxious, sick, ill-scented, foetid, vile, despicable, disgustful, stinking, disgusting, smelly, repelling, worthless, unquiet, foul-smelling, loathsome, sickish, nauseated, nervous, yucky, wicked, uneasy, skanky, funky, wretched, loathly, violative, unworthy, queasy, repellant

    Antonyms:
    wholesome

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sickeningadjective

    Synonyms:
    nauseating, nauseous, sickish, palling

  2. sickeningadjective

    Synonyms:
    disgusting, distasteful, repulsive, revolting, foul, loathsome, offensive

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sickeningadjective

    Synonyms:
    nauseating, disgusting, fulsome, nauseous, revolting

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sickening":

    repugnant, revolting, nauseating, repulsive

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How to use sickening in a sentence?

  1. Acting Secretary Wolf:

    What transpired yesterday was tragic and sickening. While I have consistently condemned political violence on both sides of the aisle, specifically violence directed at law enforcement, we now see some supporters of the President using violence as a means to achieve political ends, this is unacceptable.

  2. Scott Wagner:

    Tracy and I offer our condolences to the families of the victims whose lives were lost today in Squirrel Hill, this type of violence is sickening and has no place in our society.

  3. Steve Descano:

    It's sickening and unacceptable that any member of our community fears for their safety during a routine traffic stop. That's why I will not rest until we bring about the day when this is no longer the case.

  4. Merced County Sheriff Vern Warnke:

    I want to dump the bucket. I'd like to have everybody see everything that went on because it's sickening to me what I saw, but they were all dealt with accordingly.

  5. Deputy County Attorney Angie Reddish-Day:

    It’s just sickening – there’s no other word for it.

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