Definition of Sickener

1. Noun. One that sickens. ¹



2. Noun. A small, bright red-coloured and possibly poisonous russula or brittlegill, ''Russula emetica''. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sickener

1. one that sickens [n -S] - See also: sickens

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sickener

sick sinus syndrome
sick to one's stomach
sick up
sickbag
sickbags
sickbay
sickbays
sickbed
sickbeds
sicke
sicked
sickee
sickees
sicken
sickened
sickener (current term)
sickeners
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sickeningness
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sickhouses
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sickies
sicking

Literary usage of Sickener

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1. Thesaurus of English words and phrases by Peter Mark Roget, Samuel Romilly Roget (1879)
"... mortification, sickener ; bore, bother, pother, hot water, sea of troubles, hornet's nest, plague, pest. cancer, ulcer, sting, thorn ; canker &c. ..."

2. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1845)
"I gave one of them a sickener, and could have easily managed the other, but he gave the alarm, and then lots of others sprang up, and lights and soldiers ..."

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