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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Nauseate \Nau"se*ate\, verb (used without an object) [imp. & p. p. {Nauseated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Nauseating}.] [L. nauseare, nauseatum, fr. nausea. See {Nausea}.] To become squeamish; to feel nausea; to turn away with disgust.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Nauseate \Nau"se*ate\, verb (used with an object)

1. To affect with nausea; to sicken; to cause to feel loathing or disgust.

2. To sicken at; to reject with disgust; to loathe.

The patient nauseates and loathes wholesome foods. --Blackmore.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

nauseate

verb

1: upset and make nauseated; "The smell of the food turned the pregnant woman's stomach"; "The mold on the food sickened the diners" [syn: {sicken}, {nauseate}, {turn one's stomach}]

2: cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of; "The pornographic pictures sickened us" [syn: {disgust}, {revolt}, {nauseate}, {sicken}, {churn up}]


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