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British English: /sɪk/
American English: /sɪk/

Translation of sick in French:



  • 2 (nauseous) See examples: to be sick to feel sick rhubarb makes him sick
    il ne supporte pas la rhubarbe
    you'll make yourself sick if you eat all that chocolate
    tu vas te rendre malade si tu manges tout ce chocolat
    to have a sick feeling in one's stomach (from nerves)
    (from food)
    avoir l'estomac barbouillé
  • 3 (tasteless) he has a really sick sense of humour
    son sens de l'humour est plus que douteux
  • 4 (disturbed)
    (mind, imagination)
    what a sick thing to do!
    il faut avoir l'esprit dérangé pour faire une chose pareille!
  • 5 (disgusted)
    écœuré, dégoûté
    you make me sick!
    tu m'écœures!
    it's enough to make you sick!
    il y a de quoi vous rendre malade!
    it makes me sick to think of how they treated him
    ça me rend malade de voir comment ils l'ont traité
  • 6
    (fed-up)to be sick of something/somebody (informal)
    en avoir assez or marre (informal) de quelqu'un/quelque chose
    to be sick and tired of something/somebody (informal)
    en avoir ras le bol (informal) de quelque chose/quelqu'un
    to be sick to death of something/somebody (informal)
    en avoir par-dessus la tête de quelque chose/quelqu'un
    to be sick of the sight of something/somebody (informal)
    ne plus supporter quelque chose/quelqu'un


to be sick at heart

avoir la mort dans l'âme

to be worried sick (informal) about something

être malade d'inquiétude au sujet de quelque chose

Phrasal verbs

sick up

(informal) (British English)
sick up [something], sick [something] up (informal)
(slang) (food)

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