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stomach-churning

[stuhm-uh k-chur-ning]
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.

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

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    Andre Norton