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See definition of squeamishness on Dictionary.com
  • as innausea
  • as inscruple

synonyms for squeamishness

  • airsickness
  • biliousness
  • car sickness
  • mal de mer
  • motion sickness
  • nauseousness
  • qualms
  • queasiness
  • regurgitation
  • retching
  • seasickness
  • sickness
  • vomiting
  • abhorrence
  • aversion
  • disgust
  • distaste
  • loathing
  • repugnance
  • repulsion
  • revulsion
  • detestation
  • odium

antonyms for squeamishness

MOST RELEVANT
  • relish
  • fondness
  • liking
  • partiality
  • predilection
  • preference
  • taste
  • calmness
  • contentment
  • ease
  • peace
  • tranquility
  • ignorance
  • negligence
  • unconcern
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How to use squeamishness in a sentence

One of the functions of the moisture-reclaimers was a rough joke, or a squeamishness.
THE PLANET STRAPPERSRAYMOND ZINKE GALLUN
But a person shouldn't let squeamishness interfere with philanthropic work, so she answered promptly.
THE WHITE SHIELDMYRTLE REED
This feeling left me after a time, and was replaced by a sort of squeamishness, a faint sickly sensation.
TALES FROM BLACKWOODVARIOUS
No squeamishness as to the terms that might have been used towards himself would have prevented his gratifying this wish.
A RENT IN A CLOUDCHARLES JAMES LEVER
Talk to him of honour and he would laugh in your face at your squeamishness.
THE LIFE OF A CELEBRATED BUCCANEERRICHARD CLYNTON
The thorough-paced politician must laugh at the squeamishness of his conscience, and read it another lecture.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
Not deterred by such squeamishness, Miriam watched the luncheon-party with an almost indecent eagerness.
MOOR FIRESE. H. (EMILY HILDA) YOUNG
Also, he had no squeamishness about saying what was in no sense true, if the falsehood were necessary to his purposes.
THE GRAIN OF DUSTDAVID GRAHAM PHILLIPS
We may smile at this feminine squeamishness; yet, after all, we cannot help admiring the possessor of it wherever we find her.
EUGENE FIELD, A STUDY IN HEREDITY AND CONTRADICTIONSSLASON THOMPSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SQUEAMISHNESS

  • abhorrence
  • airsickness
  • aversion
  • biliousness
  • car sickness
  • detestation
  • disgust
  • distaste
  • loathing
  • mal de mer
  • motion sickness
  • nauseousness
  • odium
  • qualms
  • queasiness
  • regurgitation
  • repugnance
  • repulsion
  • retching
  • revulsion
  • seasickness
  • sickness
  • squeamishness
  • vomiting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.