nauseating[nôˈzē-āˌtĭng, -zhē-, -sē-, -shē-]
nauseating definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Causing nausea; nauseous.
- Causing disgust, loathing, or revulsion. See Usage Note at nauseous.
- nauˈse·atˌing·ly adverb
Variant of nauseate
transitive verb nauseated, nauseating
- to cause to feel nausea; make sick
- Rare to feel nausea at; loathe
Origin: ; from Classical Latin nauseatus, past participle of nauseare, to be seasick: see nausea
to feel nausea; become sick