airsick

[ air-sik ]
/ ˈɛərˌsɪk /
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adjective

afflicted with airsickness.

Nearby words

  1. airs,
  2. airscrew,
  3. airshed,
  4. airship,
  5. airshow,
  6. airsickness,
  7. airside,
  8. airspace,
  9. airspeed,
  10. airspeed indicator

Origin of airsick

First recorded in 1775–85; air1 + sick1

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Examples from the Web for airsick

  • Jenkins had been airsick once and didn't want any more of the same.

    Castle of Terror|E.J. Liston


British Dictionary definitions for airsick

airsick

/ (ˈɛəˌsɪk) /

adjective

sick or nauseated from travelling in an aircraft
Derived Formsairsickness, noun

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