Synonyms of sicken in English:


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1‘the stench of blood sickened him’


nauseate, make someone feel nauseous, make someone sick, turn someone's stomach, make someone's gorge rise, make someone's stomach rise, revolt, disgust, appal, repel, repulse, be repugnant to, offend

informal make someone want to throw up

North American informal gross out

2‘his little sister had sickened and died’


become ill, fall ill, be taken ill, be taken sick, catch something

relapse, have a relapse, suffer a relapse, worsen, deteriorate, weaken, fail, sink



3‘I think I'm sickening for something’


become ill with, fall ill with, be taken ill with, show symptoms of, become infected with, get, catch, develop, pick up, contract, come down with, be struck down with, be stricken with

British go down with

informal take ill with

North American informal take sick with


recover from, get over

4‘they are afraid they will sicken of each other’


tire, weary, become tired of, get tired of, become fed up with, get fed up with, become bored by, become bored with, get bored by, get bored with, become satiated with, get satiated with, feel jaded with, have had a surfeit of, have had a glut of

informal become bored of, get bored of, have had something up to here