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adjective sickening pronunciation in American English /ˈsɪkənɪŋ/

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  1. something sickening is so unpleasant that it shocks or upsets you

    scenes of sickening violence

    1. a.
      used about something that makes you feel so nervous that you feel slightly sick

      For a sickening moment, his hand slipped on the rope.

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