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OTHER WORDS FROM nauseatedun·nau·se·at·ed, adjective
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What does nauseated mean?
Nauseated is commonly used as an adjective, but it can also be the past tense of the verb nauseate, meaning to cause to feel nausea.
The adjective nauseating means causing nausea (nauseous can also be used to mean this, but that’s much less common).
The word nausea can also be used in a figurative way meaning a feeling of disgust, revulsion, or repulsion, and nauseated can be used to describe people who feel this way, meaning about the same thing as disgusted, as in I feel nauseated by their cruelty.
Example: I’m not sure what has made me more nauseated—the disgusting food or the server’s disgusting comments.
Where does nauseated come from?
The first records of the adjective nauseated come from the 1600s. It is thought to ultimately derive from the Greek nausíā, meaning “seasickness,” from naûs, meaning “ship” (the same root is the basis of the word nautical).
People can become nauseated from seasickness and many other conditions that affect the stomach, such as motion sickness, morning sickness, carsickness, anxiety, or from the side effects of medications. People often feel nauseated due to something they ate. When you’re nauseated, the very thought of eating can make you even more nauseated. In all of these cases, the word nauseous is probably more commonly used, whereas nauseated is more commonly used to describe someone who feels disgust toward someone or something.
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How is nauseated used in real life?
Nauseated is commonly used to describe people feeling nausea and people feeling disgust.
Everything I eat lately makes me feel super nauseated and gross. Everything. And my body is rejecting the life source that is coffee. I don't believe in the whole cleanse trend, but maybe I need to fast for a few days to reset my body. 🤢
— 🩺✌nat 🎃🏳️🌈 (@howetolove) October 25, 2020
Been feeling nauseated all day so I'm going to the store to get some ginger ale. L just said "this ginger can cure what ails ya", while pointing at himself…
You better believe I kissed his stupid face 🥰
— SLG (@agmena) October 19, 2020
I am absolutely nauseated at the vile behavior of the blocked troll who stalked my timeline, used a joke I made to a friend of mine to try to lure people into dangerous practices, and then retaliated against vulnerable grieving friends when caught out in her stupidity.
— MedTek (@medtek) January 1, 2020
Try using nauseated!
Which of the following words can be used as a synonym of nauseated?
D. all of the above
Example sentences from the Web for nauseated
When pro golfer Rocco Mediate heard the news that Tiger Woods was involved in a single-vehicle car accident in South California on Tuesday morning—and then saw the horrific images of the damage—he grew nauseated.Tiger Woods Once Beat Rocco Mediate On A Broken Leg. He Says Now: Don't Count Tiger Out|Sean Gregory|February 26, 2021|Time
You would not really become nauseated by looking at pictures of a new baby relative.Miss Manners: Family member’s manners have gone to the dogs|Judith Martin, Nicholas Martin, Jacobina Martin|February 9, 2021|Washington Post
The most unfortunate times were long transits tossing about in heavy swells, which made for a particularly nauseated cruise.How a Nuclear Submarine Officer Learned to Live in Tight Quarters - Issue 94: Evolving|Steve Weiner|December 30, 2020|Nautilus
Susan Lakes, a participant in the Pfizer trial who felt fatigued, achy and nauseated after her second shot, said she was back to normal in even less time.‘Absolutely normal’: Covid vaccine side effects are no reason to avoid the shots, doctors say|Allyson Chiu|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
Peter said she felt nauseated hearing Potts, known for her strength, in tears.The Woman Propositioned by Alaska’s Former Lieutenant Governor Tells Her Story for the First Time|by Kyle Hopkins and Michelle Theriault Boots, Anchorage Daily News|September 10, 2020|ProPublica
I still felt nauseated 24 hours a day, but I was no longer desperate.Prue Clarke on Her Battles With Kate Middleton’s Illness, Hyperemesis Gravidarum|Prue Clarke|December 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And recounts a visit to Davos where he became nauseated—actually nauseated!A Manifesto for Disorder: Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s ‘Antifragile’ Reviewed|Robert Herritt|November 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The women were re-traumatized, not just wailing and crying, but nauseated.Crisis Group and Hillary Clinton Honor Women in Pursuit of Peace|Swanee Hunt|December 18, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Why did I wake up feeling so nauseated and dirty this morning?
A number of the victors who are now eating themselves in behind our positions profess to be absolutely nauseated with it.
What is a Villa Adolphini where you get nauseated if you go six times round the lawn?The Petty Troubles of Married Life, Complete|Honore de Balzac
In the imminent expectancy of death, the very thought of eating had nauseated him the moment before.The Argus Pheasant|John Charles Beecham
Has not the public been nauseated with Scotch for the last thirty years?The Romany Rye|George Borrow
How I am nauseated with sentiment and nobility, the macaroni slithery-slobbery mess of modern adorations.Sea and Sardinia|D. H. Lawrence