What does the word sick mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Sickness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Affected with disease; ill.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Nauseated; surfeited.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Longing; languishing.

Usage examples for sick

  1. I want Dan to get sick, and have Alice come here and take care of him." – April Hopes by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  2. I wouldn't own to any one how sick I was. – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  3. And oh, boys, he's sick, too! – Wandering Heath by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch