Definition of 'queasy'

queasy

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Definitions

1. easily troubled; squeamish

2. experiencing or causing nausea or uneasiness, often characterized by an unsettled stomach

3. Uneasy; troubled.

4. Causing nausea; sickening.

5. Easily troubled.

6. Easily nauseated.

7. Ill at ease; squeamish.

8. Experiencing nausea; nauseated.

9. Causing uneasiness.

10. Fastidious; squeamish; delicate; easily disturbed; unsettled; ticklish.

11. Sick at the stomach; affected with nausea; inclined to vomit; qualmish.

12. causing or fraught with or showing anxiety

13. causing or able to cause nausea

14. feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit

15. Short;brief.

Examples

1. If that's true, it makes me a little queasy about the legal settlement he has agreed to.

2. This makes me feel a little queasy.

3. It makes you feel really rather queasy at times.

4. That queasy feeling when you are gliding on a large puddle is usually a momentary problem.

5. Just remembering it still makes me feel queasy.

6. England were loudly booed off and that queasy feeling was setting in.

7. It would have left them feeling a little queasy.

8. How ugly could the chosen causes be for you to feel queasy at contributing?

9. This made me a bit queasy.

10. It also carries with it the slightly queasy feeling that one naturally feels when trying to save the economy from imminent collapse.

11. This is grisly stuff, certainly not an easy read for anyone with a queasy stomach.

12. It leaves me feeling a little queasy, though.

13. Despite a valiant production, the end result leaves you feeling more than a little queasy.

14. Admittedly, the film left me a little queasy.

15. I suspect it makes them feel a bit queasy.

16. Feel a bit queasy, actually.

17. I felt a bit queasy meeting her, to be honest.

18. But a bus didn't stop me... just my queasy stomach.

19. The Liverpudlian singer was looking rather queasy as he took a spin on the merry-go-round.

20. But instead I ended up at the party in the garden with my mother, my sister and HER boyfriend instead, feeling rather queasy from the fish salad and the sparkling wine and retreating back into the quiet (because empty) house at 1. 30am while the rest stayed out till five.

21. Ted greeted the detective with an expression of queasy solicitude, but when he caught sight of Charles something between disconcertion and abject terror took over his face.

22. For that matter, many moderates remain queasy about legalizing gay marriage; they are sympathetic to homosexuals, but not that sympathetic.

23. I thought it was a coincidence at first - I knew taking the pill made me feel queasy, which is hardly unusual with an antibiotic, so sort of dismissed the speechlessness.

24. I'm not quite as sick as I was yesterday; I can drink tea without feeling sloshy and queasy, which is nice.

25. Yes, even a cupcake blogger can eat too many cupcakes in one day that she get queasy, which is what happened yesterday.

26. And it starts off by you're feeling kind of queasy and sick, and then you start throwing up.

27. ‘She gets sick in cars and queasy whenever she steps on board a boat.’

28. ‘Towards the end of the time that I was spraying with Metasystox, I began to feel queasy, a bit sick and would be starting a headache which became very bad and which, even after taking paracetamol would not clear up.’

29. ‘The train journey was filled with little aggravating child noises and I was sitting in the wrong direction so arrive in LA feeling queasy and dizzy.’

30. ‘I was reading my book for the first 45 min or so, and when I looked up I felt terribly queasy.’

31. ‘It's enough to make even a veteran traveler a little queasy.’

32. ‘If bouncing around on a tour bus or swaying on deck leaves you feeling queasy, pack ginger capsules in your alternative travel kit.’

33. ‘Many people have experienced the roll of a boat on a rough body of water - along with a queasy stomach and uneasy legs.’

34. ‘I remember one particularly rough whale-watching trip where everyone felt queasy.’

35. ‘‘It made me a bit queasy, as these things tend to do,’ he said.’

36. ‘Nine out of ten women said their partner was a big help during the birth, with only 14 per cent of men feeling queasy, ten per cent leaving the room for fresh air and one per cent passing out.’

37. ‘I get queasy just thinking about school lunches.’

38. ‘He worked normally at Chequers on Saturday and felt fine when he hosted a monthly dinner there, but felt queasy on Sunday morning and a doctor was called.’

39. ‘I felt queasy half way through, but soldiered on.’

40. ‘William was driving nine-year-old Emma to Windsor Castle for the day when they stopped the car because the youngster felt queasy.’

41. ‘Like most highly addictive substances, at first you're left feeling slightly queasy but once you get the taste, they soon become the centre of your universe.’

42. ‘His TV Dinner was a feast of curiosities enmeshed with the everyday, a meal that leaves one feeling slightly queasy, even overstuffed, but eager for more.’

43. ‘Whatever approach you take, when you're feeling even slightly queasy, the fresh air and steadier view on deck is preferable to being down below in a damp, stuffy cabin.’

44. ‘She always felt slightly queasy before take off.’

45. ‘Strong smells can push a slightly queasy stomach over the edge.’

46. ‘To prevent that queasy feeling, skip acidic foods like tomatoes and orange juice if your stomach is empty.’

47. ‘He expends all his energies reacting to the incessant, queasy lurch of the metallic object confining his limbs.’

48. ‘Whatever the size of the vessel, there is little worse when at sea than those disconcerting and queasy rolling motions.’

49. ‘The Mir slowed, then stopped, rising and falling on a queasy swell.’

50. ‘Still, without all that queasy motion, there would not be much to the film to make any kind of lasting impression.’

51. ‘Under Kevin Sutley's direction, this production finds a queasy pace, coloured as much by the insane bingeing on stage as the emotional minefield it traverses.’

52. ‘The work combines a fourth-form puerility with a satirical current, one that leaves the viewer slightly queasy.’

53. ‘Yet, for all that, it was hard not to feel slightly queasy about the prospects for the remainder of the Scottish season.’

54. ‘All of which makes me feel slightly queasy and disinclined to buy so much as a new face cloth.’

55. ‘Bethany had felt energized before the meet, but now she felt nervous and queasy.’

56. ‘Odd how one can agree with so much of the detail of a book, while feeling slightly queasy about its broader perspective.’

57. ‘Was I the only one that felt slightly queasy at the thought of Kenyon taking the moral high ground?’

58. ‘Startups need people who won't get queasy when times are rough, he says.’

59. ‘With those of us who revere books as artistic products, the thought of these windows into other worlds being business commodities, as marketable as a new brand of toothpaste, makes us a little queasy.’

60. ‘That queasy feeling of disillusionment is a universal one says Schmidt; one that makes this particular play accessible for audiences on a very personal level.’

61. ‘The only people who felt queasy about this courtly ritual were the impressionable, faint-hearted administrators of British tennis.’

62. ‘Granted, so much of the stuff that filters into the air from the mouths of both sets of these supporters when they are in opposition to one another does induce a queasy feeling.’

63. ‘‘I still hadn't had any children and had always been queasy about the idea,’ she said.’

64. ‘I have come to appreciate what they were trying to do a little more now that I am a ‘mature’ adult, but I still get a little queasy every time I hear it.’

65. ‘I felt a little queasy about doing so because I thought, ‘Oh, what is somebody going to read into this?’’

66. ‘But as the issue moved forward, the market became queasy.’

67. ‘But I feel queasy about the shortness of those sentences. when you consider the length that, for an example, an abused woman might get for killing her abusive husband.’

68. ‘Ishiguro's latest work, Never Let Me Go, presents a portrait of a fictional English boarding school that seems idyllic but leaves us rather queasy.’

69. ‘But diplomats in Kinshasa are beginning to sound queasy.’

70. ‘Perhaps everyone is queasy about ‘brand’ being applied to the non-commercial?’

71. ‘He opposed Nixon's widening of the war to Cambodia and was queasy about any strategy that did not involve ‘de-Americanising’ the war.’

72. he felt queasy after the boat trip

Other users have misspelling queasy as:

1. quezzy 7.27%

2. queezy 3.64%

3. Other 89.09%

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