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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"

    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


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sickeningadjective

    nauseating, nauseous, sickish, palling

  2. sickeningadjective

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sickeningadjective

    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. William Tong:

    It makes you sick to your stomach, it's sickening that people who are so close to this disaster were so callous.

  2. Maesel Dorn:

    I was just shocked more than anything, i kept looking at it, and I could n’t believe it. ... And then, it was just so sickening. I have n’t been able to eat any soup since then.

  3. Derrica Wilson:

    I wish I knew the answer to that, it raises a lot of questions. It's very frustrating and it's very sickening...

  4. Eli Klein:

    Christina was one of the nicest, most genuine, hardest-working, sweetest, most independent people that I've ever known and learning what happened to her was devastating, it couldn't have happened to a nicer person, so it's sickening… It's a tragedy of epic proportions.

  5. Aneelah Afzali:

    I had difficulty breathing, and a sickening feeling grew in my belly -- about those killed, about what this would mean for our country and the world.

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