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náusea
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Usage note
This word is often used in the plural.
náusea(
now
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seh
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ah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (illness)
a. nausea
Fiebre, náusea y vómitos son síntomas comunes de una intoxicación alimentaria.Fever, nausea and vomiting are common symptoms of food poisoning.
b. sickness
Bebe más agua, así se te pasan las náuseas.Drink more water so the sickness passes.
c.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Tengo náuseas. Creo que voy a vomitar.I feel sick. I think I'm going to vomit.
Isabel sentía náuseas y se fue a casa.Isabel was feeling nauseous so she went home.
2. (repulsion)
a. disgust
Me da náuseas ver cómo Verónica coquetea con el jefe para que le dé un aumento.Watching Veronica flirting with the boss to get a raise fills me with disgust.
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náusea
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. nausea, sickness
me da náuseasit makes me feel sick
sentir o tener náuseasto fall sick o nauseous
náuseas del embarazomorning sickness
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náusea
(malestar físico) nausea; sick feeling; (repulsión) disgust; repulsion
dar náuseas a to nauseate; sicken; disgust; tener náuseas to feel nauseated; feel sick; to be nauseated; be sickened
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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