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Word: queasy

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


More Vocab Words

::: pillage - plunder
::: nonplus - put at a loss; bring to a halt by confusion; perplex; CF. no more
::: promontory - headland
::: hover - hang about; (of birds or aircraft) stay in the air in one place; (of people) wait nearby; stay around one place; waver; be in an uncertain state
::: bourgeois - middle class; selfishly materialistic; too interested in material possessions
::: distract - take (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted
::: fervent - ardent; zealous; hot
::: recite - repeat aloud (something learned); describe; Ex. recite his complaints; N. recitation
::: strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
::: curtail - shorten; reduce