- Causing nausea; nauseous.
- Causing disgust, loathing, or revulsion. See Usage Note at nauseous.
Variant of nauseate
transitive verbnauseated, nauseating
- to cause to feel nausea; make sick
- Rare to feel nausea at; loathe
Origin of nauseate; from Classical Latin nauseatus, past participle of nauseare, to be seasick: see nausea
to feel nausea; become sick