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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sick /ˈsɪk/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 sick /ˈsɪk/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sick, n. Sickness. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sick, v. i. To fall sick; to sicken. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sick a. [Compar. Sicker superl. Sickest.]
 1. Affected with disease of any kind; ill; indisposed; not in health. See the Synonym under Illness.
    Simon's wife's mother lay sick of a fever.   --Mark i. 30.
    Behold them that are sick with famine.   --Jer. xiv. 18.
 2. Affected with, or attended by, nausea; inclined to vomit; as, sick at the stomach; a sick headache.
 3. Having a strong dislike; disgusted; surfeited; -- with of; as, to be sick of flattery.
    He was not so sick of his master as of his work.   --L'Estrange.
 4. Corrupted; imperfect; impaired; weakned.
    So great is his antipathy against episcopacy, that, if a seraphim himself should be a bishop, he would either find or make some sick feathers in his wings.   --Fuller.
 Sick bay Naut., an apartment in a vessel, used as the ship's hospital.
 Sick bed, the bed upon which a person lies sick.
 Sick berth, an apartment for the sick in a ship of war.
 Sick headache Med., a variety of headache attended with disorder of the stomach and nausea.
 Sick list, a list containing the names of the sick.
 Sick room, a room in which a person lies sick, or to which he is confined by sickness.
 Note: [These terms, sick bed, sick berth, etc., are also written both hyphened and solid.]
 Syn: -- Diseased; ill; disordered; distempered; indisposed; weak; ailing; feeble; morbid.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: not in good physical or mental health; "ill from the
             monotony of his suffering" [syn: ill] [ant: well]
      2: feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit [syn: nauseated, queasy,
      3: affected with madness or insanity; "a man who had gone mad"
         [syn: brainsick, crazy, demented, distracted, disturbed,
          mad, unbalanced, unhinged]
      4: having a strong distaste from surfeit; "grew more and more
         disgusted"; "fed up with their complaints"; "sick of it
         all"; "sick to death of flattery"; "gossip that makes one
         sick"; "tired of the noise and smoke" [syn: disgusted, fed
         up(p), sick(p), sick of(p), tired of(p)]
      n : people who are sick; "they devote their lives to caring for
          the sick"
      v : eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth; "After
          drinking too much, the students vomited"; "He purged
          continuously"; "The patient regurgitated the food we gave
          him last night" [syn: vomit, vomit up, purge, cast,
           cat, be sick, disgorge, regorge, retch, puke,
           barf, spew, spue, chuck, upchuck, honk, regurgitate,
           throw up] [ant: keep down]