nauseating Definition

  • 1causing nausea or disgust
  • 2causing an urge to vomit

Using nauseating: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "nauseating" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The smell of the garbage was nauseating.

  • Example

    The movie's violence was so nauseating that I had to leave the theater.

  • Example

    The thought of eating that food is nauseating to me.

nauseating Synonyms and Antonyms


Summary: nauseating in Brief

The term 'nauseating' [ˈnɔːziːeɪtɪŋ] describes something that causes nausea or disgust, often to the point of inducing vomiting. It is used to describe unpleasant smells, tastes, or experiences, as in 'The smell of the garbage was nauseating.' Synonyms include 'sickening,' 'revolting,' and 'repulsive,' while antonyms include 'appealing,' 'delightful,' and 'pleasant.'

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