Definition of qualmish in English:


Pronunciation /ˈkwɔːmɪʃ//ˈkwɑːmɪʃ/


  • See qualm

    • ‘He had not been seated ten minutes before Dick Blatchford drifted in, smoking a black cigar that gave Keith a slight qualmish feeling.’
    • ‘I was qualmish on Saturday, and for a minute sick, but pretty comfortable on Sunday, though wearied by the constant pitching and rolling.’
    • ‘During this ascent Mr. Glaisher's hands became quite blue, and he experienced a qualmish sensation in the brain and stomach, resembling the approach of sea-sickness.’