sickening

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sickening (comparative more sickening, superlative most sickening)

  1. Causing sickness or disgust.
  2. (LGBT slang) Amazing, fantastic.

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Verb[edit]

sickening

  1. Present participle of sicken.

Noun[edit]

sickening (plural sickenings)

  1. The act of making somebody sick.
    • 2010, Greg A. Marley, Chanterelle Dreams, Amanita Nightmares
      In the Northeast, one porcini look-alike has been implicated in several sickenings. It is Boletus huronensis, and though some guides call it edible, there have been a few cases of people becoming sickened following a meal of this mushroom.