Definition of nauseate in English:

nauseate

Line breaks: nau¦se|ate
Pronunciation: /ˈnɔːsɪeɪt
 
, -z-/

verb

[with object]
1Affect with nausea: the thought of food nauseated her
More example sentences
  • We had headaches from the smell, and I was so nauseated the last night that I couldn't even eat my dinner.
  • It doesn't hurt but you feel nauseated the week after so that even cranberry juice makes you feel sick because it's the same colour as the medication.
  • I wanted to get up and go for a run, but I had a faint headache that was nonetheless making me feel fairly queasy and nauseated.
1.1Fill (someone) with disgust: they were nauseated by the jingoism
More example sentences
  • It nauseates me to see people running after magic pills, worthless dietary supplements, and fad diets.
  • Should we be nauseated by people of the older generation expressing their affection?
  • Little kids will enjoy the pretty pictures and chortle over the cute Terk - actually a pretty nauseating character.

Origin

mid 17th century: from Latin nauseat- 'made to feel sick', from the verb nauseare, from nausea (see nausea).

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