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

 sick·en·ing /-nɪŋ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sick·en v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sickened p. pr. & vb. n. Sickening.]
 1. To make sick; to disease.
    Raise this strength, and sicken that to death.   --Prior.
 2. To make qualmish; to nauseate; to disgust; as, to sicken the stomach.
 3. To impair; to weaken. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sick·en·ing a. Causing sickness; specif., causing surfeit or disgust; nauseating. -- Sick*en*ing*ly, adv.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : causing or able to cause nausea; "a nauseating smell";
            "nauseous offal"; "a sickening stench" [syn: nauseating,
             nauseous, noisome, loathsome, offensive, vile]