Nausea is a feeling of sickness or disgust that makes the person want to vomit.(noun)
An example of nausea is a sick feeling from food poisoning.
See nausea in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L < Gr nausia, nautia, seasickness < naus, a ship, nautēs, sailor: see navy
See nausea in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Latin
Origin: , from Greek nautiā, nausiē, seasickness
Origin: , from nautēs, sailor
Origin: , from naus, ship; see nāu- in Indo-European roots.
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