sickness

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈsɪknəs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈsɪknɪs/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(siknis)


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sickness

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [sea, motion] sickness
  2. a [pill, patch] for [sea] sickness
  3. suffering from (a case of) [sea] sickness
  4. felt (a) sickness in her [heart, stomach]
  5. is off [school, work] due to sickness
  6. [fought, overcame, battled] the sickness
  7. has just [got over, recovered from] stomach sickness
  8. sickness [caused, induced] by the waves
  9. sickness from the [car, motorcycle, rollercoaster] ride
  10. sickness from the [food, alcohol, beer, curry]
  11. in sickness and in health
n as adj
  1. take sea-sickness [tablets, pills]
  2. gets sickness [pay, benefits, allowances]
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