adjective Date: circa 1566 affected with or suggestive of seasickness

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  • Seasick — may refer to: * Seasickness, a form of motion sickness characterized by a feeling of nausea and, in extreme cases, vertigo experienced after spending time on a craft on water * Seasick (album), the first album (1996) by indie rock band Imperial… …   Wikipedia

  • Seasick — Sea sick , a. Affected with seasickness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • seasick — (adj.) 1560s, from SEA (Cf. sea) + SICK (Cf. sick) (n.). Related: Seasickness …   Etymology dictionary

  • seasick — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ suffering from nausea caused by the motion of a ship at sea. DERIVATIVES seasickness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • seasick — [sē′sik΄] adj. suffering from seasickness …   English World dictionary

  • seasick — adj. to get; feel seasick * * * [ siːˌsɪk] feel seasick to get …   Combinatory dictionary

  • seasick — sea|sick [ˈsi:ˌsık] adj feeling ill when you travel in a boat, because of the movement of the boat in the water get/feel/be seasick ▪ Hal was seasick almost at once. >seasickness n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • seasick — [[t]si͟ːsɪk[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu v link ADJ If someone is seasick when they are travelling in a boat, they vomit or feel sick because of the way the boat is moving. It was quite rough at times, and she was seasick. Derived words: seasickness N… …   English dictionary

  • seasick — /see sik /, adj. afflicted with seasickness. [1560 70; SEA + SICK] * * * …   Universalium

  • seasick — adjective Suffering from sickness, nausea or dizziness due to the motion of a ship at sea …   Wiktionary

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