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synonyms for sickish

  • ailing
  • cranky
  • feeble
  • infirm
  • lackluster
  • below par
  • bilious
  • delicate
  • diseased
  • down
  • dragging
  • faint
  • in poor health
  • indisposed
  • laid-low
  • languid
  • low
  • mean
  • off-color
  • out of action
  • out of shape
  • pallid
  • peaked
  • peaky
  • pining
  • poorly
  • rocky
  • run-down
  • seedy
  • unhealthy
  • wan
  • weak
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antonyms for sickish

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  • healthy
  • hearty
  • sound
  • strong
  • fine
  • gentle
  • nice
  • well
  • wholesome
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How to use sickish in a sentence

It was sickish tasting stuff, and so warm it would do very well for dish-water.
DEATH VALLEY IN '49WILLIAM LEWIS MANLY
In fact, when he said that, I felt a kind of a sickish feeling inside of me, like maybe I had done something wrong.
SHENANIGANS AT SUGAR CREEKPAUL HUTCHENS
But the minute they turned 'round he smiled in a sickish way, and pretended to go to whistlin'.
THE UNIVERSAL RECITERVARIOUS
With the rush of air which followed the prowler's wake came a peculiar sickish odor.
THE VOICE IN THE FOGHAROLD MACGRATH
If it does, the butter thus deprived of salt will turn white, have a sickish flavor, and soon turn rancid.
HINTS ON DAIRYINGT. D. CURTIS
And Miss Bobbet duz fix it dretful sickish,—sweetens it with sale mollasses for one thing.
SWEET CICELYJOSIAH ALLEN'S WIFE: MARIETTA HOLLEY
Howbeit, the atmosphere was a little faint and sickish, perhaps owing to the odor of the half-tepid water.
PASSAGES FROM THE ENGLISH NOTEBOOKS, VOLUME 2NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE
She experienced a sickish sensation of vacancy and incorporeality, as if she might melt through the wall into her room.
THE SONG OF SONGSHERMANN SUDERMANN
"Made me feel as if I was bracing up a chap that was going to be electrocuted," he thought, feeling sickish again.
T. TEMBAROMFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
The sickish odor rising through the trees now was very disagreeable again.
SWAMP ISLANDMILDRED A. WIRT
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WORDS RELATED TO SICKISH

  • ailing
  • below par
  • bilious
  • cranky
  • delicate
  • diseased
  • down
  • dragging
  • faint
  • feeble
  • in poor health
  • indisposed
  • infirm
  • lackluster
  • laid-low
  • languid
  • low
  • mean
  • off-color
  • out of action
  • out of shape
  • pallid
  • peaked
  • peaky
  • pining
  • poorly
  • rocky
  • run-down
  • seedy
  • sickish
  • unhealthy
  • wan
  • weak
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