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Word: queasy

Definition: experiencing nausea; nauseated; easily nauseated; squeamish; Ex. feel a little queasy


Sentences Containing 'queasy'

Nausea (Latin "nausea", from Greek - "nausia", "ναυτία" - "nautia", motion sickness", "feeling sick," "queasy" or "wamble") is a sensation of unease and discomfort in the upper stomach with an involuntary urge to vomit.

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