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Definition of queasy adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    queasy

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈkwizi//
     
     
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  1. 1feeling sick; wanting to vomit synonym nauseous traveling by boat makes me queasy. His stomach still felt queasy and he was grateful for the fresh air.
  2. 2slightly nervous or worried about something Now she'd arrived she felt queasy inside.
NAmE//ˈkwizəli//
 
adverb
NAmE//ˈkwizinəs//
 
noun [uncountable] She felt a slight queasiness in the mornings during the first months of pregnancy.
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