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stomach-churning

[stuhm-uh k-chur-ning] /ˈstʌm əkˌtʃɜr nɪŋ/
adjective
1.
causing nausea.
2.
causing a queasy feeling in one’s stomach, as from anxiety, anger, or disgust:
The car accident was a stomach-churning sight.
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  • The shuddering, stomach-churning wave tossed him to the floor and a picture dropped to smash against the floor.

    The Thirst Quenchers Rick Raphael
  • And as Raf pushed down another aisle, paralleling his course, he was conscious of a sickly sweet, stomach-churning stench.

    Star Born Andre Norton

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