Definition of stomach-turning in English:

stomach-turning

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adjective

  • Causing a feeling of nausea or disgust: large, stomach-turning photographs
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    • Some demonstrators hand out "vomit bags" to the show's visitors, suggesting that the exhibition will prove stomach-turning.
    • It is stomach-turning to realise that my parents, my pillars of strength and support, are victims of my wrongdoing.
    • They've dealt with the stomach-turning mess, the wet insulation, and the dank smell that permeated their home in the days after the flood.

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