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queasy

adjective, quea·sy \ˈkwē-zē\

Simple Definition of queasy

  • : having a sick feeling in the stomach : suffering from nausea

  • : having an unpleasantly nervous or doubtful feeling

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of queasy

queasierqueasiest

  1. 1 a :  causing nausea <queasy motion> b :  suffering from nausea :  nauseated

  2. 2 :  full of doubt :  hazardous

  3. 3 a :  causing uneasiness b (1) :  delicate, squeamish (2) :  ill at ease

queasily play \-zə-lē\ adverb
queasiness play \-zē-nəs\ noun

Examples of queasy in a sentence

  1. The boat ride made me a little queasy.

  2. She complained of a queasy stomach.

  3. He feels queasy about taking the test.

  4. She had the queasy feeling that she was being watched.



Variants of queasy

also queazy play \ˈkwē-zē\

Origin of queasy

Middle English coysy, qwesye


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with queasy


QUEASY Defined for Kids

queasy

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adjective quea·sy \ˈkwē-zē\

Definition of queasy for Students

queasierqueasiest

  1. 1 :  somewhat nauseated <The boat ride made me queasy.>

  2. 2 :  full of doubt :  uneasy <I have a queasy feeling I'm being watched.>

queasiness \-nəs\ noun




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