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1. headache

noun. ['ˈhɛˌdeɪk'] something or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness.

Synonyms

  • bugaboo
  • concern
  • burden
  • load
  • onus
  • incumbrance
  • negative stimulus
  • worry
  • business
  • encumbrance

Antonyms

  • unconcern
  • discharge
  • unburden
  • empty

Etymology

  • ache (English)
  • aken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • head (English)
  • hed (Middle English (1100-1500))

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2. headache

noun. ['ˈhɛˌdeɪk'] pain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs.

Synonyms

  • cephalalgia
  • sick headache
  • histamine headache
  • tension headache
  • megrim
  • sinus headache
  • hemicrania
  • head ache
  • ache
  • aching
  • migraine

Antonyms

  • inactivity

Etymology

  • ache (English)
  • aken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • head (English)
  • hed (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. sick

adjective. ['ˈsɪk'] affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function.

Synonyms

  • hallucinating
  • sneezy
  • unhealthy
  • nauseated
  • milk-sick
  • vertiginous
  • nauseous
  • bronchitic
  • ailing
  • aguish
  • swooning
  • light-headed
  • consumptive
  • sickly
  • under the weather
  • lightheaded
  • laid low
  • tuberculous
  • unwell
  • queasy
  • sick-abed
  • livery
  • paralytic
  • unfit
  • autistic
  • rickety
  • dizzy
  • sickish
  • airsick
  • diabetic
  • bedridden
  • bedrid
  • recovering
  • dyspeptic
  • light
  • laid up
  • liverish
  • bedfast
  • carsick
  • feverish
  • paralyzed
  • rachitic
  • bilious
  • funny
  • gouty
  • seasick
  • giddy
  • indisposed
  • convalescent
  • tubercular
  • woozy
  • poorly
  • feverous
  • delirious
  • palsied
  • ill
  • spastic
  • green
  • seedy
  • unhealed
  • afflicted
  • scrofulous
  • upset
  • faint
  • stricken
  • peaked
  • air sick

Antonyms

  • fit
  • well
  • rise
  • heavy

Etymology

  • sek (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. sick

adjective. ['ˈsɪk'] feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit.

Synonyms

  • queasy
  • nauseated
  • nauseous
  • sickish

Antonyms

  • black
  • chaste
  • fatty
  • impure

Etymology

  • sek (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. sick

adjective. ['ˈsɪk'] affected with madness or insanity.

Synonyms

  • insane
  • brainsick
  • crazy
  • mad
  • unhinged
  • unbalanced
  • disturbed

Antonyms

  • dark
  • bright
  • dull
  • dullness

Etymology

  • sek (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. sick

noun. ['ˈsɪk'] people who are sick.

Antonyms

  • stressed

Etymology

  • sek (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. sick

adjective. ['ˈsɪk'] having a strong distaste from surfeit.

Synonyms

  • sick of
  • fed up
  • tired of
  • displeased

Antonyms

  • sound
  • qualify
  • stable
  • good-natured

Etymology

  • sek (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. sick

adjective. ['ˈsɪk'] deeply affected by a strong feeling.

Synonyms

  • stirred
  • touched
  • moved

Antonyms

  • healthful
  • serious
  • generative
  • untroubled

Etymology

  • sek (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. sick

adjective. ['ˈsɪk'] (of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble.

Synonyms

  • pale
  • weak
  • wan

Antonyms

  • light
  • extinguish
  • darken
  • ascend

Etymology

  • sek (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. sick

adjective. ['ˈsɪk'] shockingly repellent; inspiring horror.

Synonyms

  • ghastly
  • alarming
  • grim
  • grisly
  • gruesome

Antonyms

  • wholesome
  • unwellness
  • robust
  • illness

Etymology

  • sek (Middle English (1100-1500))
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