be sick

Definition of be sick

  1. :  to vomit <I was sick several times after eating the clams.> <The last time I ate oysters, I was violently sick.> <Stop the car—I'm going to be sick.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  affected with disease or ill health :  ailing

    :  of, relating to, or intended for use in sickness

    :  queasy, nauseated

  1. :  vomit

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