Definition of Sicken in English :

Define Sicken in English

Sicken meaning in English

Meaning of Sicken in English

Pronunciation of Sicken in English

Sicken pronunciation in English

Pronounce Sicken in English


see synonyms of sicken


1. churn up, disgust, nauseate, revolt, sicken

cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of

Example Sentences:
'The pornographic pictures sickened us'

2. come down, sicken

get sick

Example Sentences:
'She fell sick last Friday, and now she is in the hospital'

3. nauseate, sicken, turn one's stomach

upset and make nauseated

Example Sentences:
'The smell of the food turned the pregnant woman's stomach'
'The mold on the food sickened the diners'

4. sicken

make sick or ill

Example Sentences:
'This kind of food sickens me'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of sicken
to make or become sick, nauseated, or disgusted
2. (intransitive; often foll by for)
to show symptoms (of an illness)

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see synonyms of sicken
verb transitive, verb intransitive
to make or become sick, ill, disgusted, distressed, etc.

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of sicken
v. sick·ened, sick·en·ing, sick·ens
tr. & intr.v.
To make or become sick. See Synonyms at disgust.

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