Synonyms of nauseous in English:


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1‘the thought of food made her feel nauseous’


sick, nauseated, queasy, bilious, sick to one's stomach, green, green about the gills, green at the gills, ill, unwell, bad

seasick, carsick, airsick, travel-sick

informal about to throw up

North American informal barfy

Australian informal chunderous

rare qualmish

2‘a nauseous stench’


sickening, nauseating, stomach-turning, stomach-churning, emetic, sickly

disgusting, revolting, repulsive, repellent, repugnant, offensive, loathsome, abhorrent, odious, obnoxious, nasty, foul, vile, appalling, abominable

North American vomitous

informal sick-making, ghastly, putrid, horrid, God-awful, gross, gut-churning, yucky

British informal beastly

Northern Irish informal bogging

Australian informal chunderous

vulgar slang crappy

literary noisome

archaic disgustful, loathly


charming, pleasing