Thesaurus

nauseous

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of nauseous

1 affected with nausea
  • after eating the last four pieces of the two-week-old pizza, he was feeling a little nauseous

Synonyms for nauseous

Words Related to nauseous

Near Antonyms for nauseous

2 causing intense displeasure, disgust, or resentment
  • it turned out that a dead mouse between the walls was causing the nauseous stench

Synonyms for nauseous

Words Related to nauseous

Near Antonyms for nauseous

Antonyms for nauseous

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About nauseous

Time Traveler for nauseous

Time Traveler

The first known use of nauseous was in 1612

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near nauseous

nauseating

nauseous

nauseousness

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Nauseous.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nauseous. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on nauseous

Nglish: Translation of nauseous for Spanish Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Which Word Does Not Belong?

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!