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2 filled with disgust
  • it makes me sick to think of someone hurting a helpless animal

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3 affected with nausea
  • the bumpy ride made her sick to her stomach

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5 having or showing lowered moral character or standards
  • some people insisted that only a sick soul could write such books

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“Sick.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sick. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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