adjective, quea·si·er, quea·si·est.
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Origin of queasy
OTHER WORDS FROM queasyquea·si·ly, adverbquea·si·ness, noun
Words nearby queasy
How to use queasy in a sentence
It might leave you a little queasy, but there’s no denying it’s deliciously sour.
Thus the simple images become as unsettling as their queasy colors.In the galleries: Exploring how body language is a visual form of communication|Mark Jenkins|June 11, 2021|Washington Post
The new craft is designed with first-person flying in mind and it has gotten some technical upgrades to make the process seamless and less likely to make you queasy.DJI’s FPV drone offers a first-person view of the sky|Stan Horaczek|March 5, 2021|Popular Science
That makes me a bit queasy, especially when I consider the fates of so many other young artists who’ve connected with their even younger audiences on the level of brain chemistry.Billie Eilish: The World's a Little Blurry Is a Mostly Fascinating Portrait of an Apocalyptic Teen Pop Star|Judy Berman|February 26, 2021|Time
Surely all this graphic talk of gastrointestinal distress is making you queasy.
Yet financialism can leave voters feeling queasy, and candidates grasping for answers.Bush, Christie, Romney: Who’ll Be the GOP Class Warrior?|Lloyd Green|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In any event, the advice is queasy and muddy: what exactly are reformed Republicans supposed to say about marriage equality?Memo to GOP: You Can’t Put Lipstick on an Elephant|Robert Shrum|March 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Here, we examine its origins—a queasy history of violence and sexuality.
An ad for the attempted “male” oven, the Queasy Bake Cookerator.Eighth Grader Tells Hasbro: Man Up the Easy-Bake Oven|Abigail Pesta|November 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He felt a queasy giddiness because there was no hand-railing at the outer lock door and he knew the depth of the fall outside.Operation: Outer Space|William Fitzgerald Jenkins
Not that I would recommend it medicinally,—especially to persons of queasy stomachs, delicate nerves, and afflicted with bile.Mirror of the Months|Peter George Patmore
The lurching billows of clouds made him queasy; he opened his Piper samples case and popped a pill into his mouth.The Native Soil|Alan Edward Nourse
But midway the eighteenth century they were not so queasy–stomached.Tobias Smollett|Oliphant Smeaton
He felt slightly queasy and wondered if he might be drowning.The Ego Machine|Henry Kuttner