be sick

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be sick (third-person singular simple present is sick, present participle being sick, simple past was sick, past participle been sick)

  1. Used other than figuratively or idiomatically: be sick.
    I am sick today, so can't come to work.
  2. (informal) To vomit.
    The dog's been sick all over the carpet.

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