English to Afrikaans Meaning :: sick

siek
Sick :
siek
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Noun(1) people who are sick
Verb(1) eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth
Adjective(1) affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function(2) feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit(3) affected with madness or insanity(4) having a strong distaste from surfeit(5) (of light, or wan(6) deeply affected by a strong feeling(7) shockingly repellent; inspiring horror

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(1) John was a dedicated family doctor who, I later learned, was too busy looking after the many people sick with influenza in his practice to look after his own health.(2) For those with a sick sense of humour, say no more; this is your kind of movie.(3) I'm essentially a decent enough guy, but I'll readily admit to possessing a bit of a sick sense of humour.(4) Following his admission to the hospital, approximately 20 hospital staff became sick with similar symptoms.(5) Now even he was beginning to feel sick about this.(6) My father, who fought in the First World War, described fear as not so much a sick feeling as a heightening of the senses.(7) The ÔÇÿno patient services would be cutÔÇÖ line is a sick joke.(8) Still, what can be wrong with applying classical music as an unguent to the sores of a sick society?(9) The teacher walked in and the pride that I had felt a moment before suddenly turned into a feeling of pure sick terror.(10) Olwen Jones sued Sandwell Council where she worked at a training centre until 1995 when she went off sick with anxiety and depression and never returned to work.(11) Other Ministers own property abroad, and to give them these payouts on the grounds that they have ÔÇÿincurred debtsÔÇÖ is a sign of a very sick society.(12) Like the mainstream in Britain and the US, Middle Australia is worried sick about declining values, the threat to national security and the future of their children.(13) We are transforming a once very sick society into a hopeful place.(14) The workhouse was built within the current grounds of Daisy Hill in 1841 to provide accommodation for the poorly and sick in the area.(15) ÔÇÿThe bargaining council is once again at risk of collapsing, which would mean no more provident or sick fund for workers,ÔÇÖ he said.(16) An election in which the names of the candidates in the various lists are still not known 18 days before the polls open is a sick joke, not an election.
Related Words
(1) get sick ::
siek
(2) feel sick ::
voel siek
(3) very sick ::
baie siek
(4) sick and tired ::
siek en sat
(5) sick of ::
siek van
(6) be sick ::
wees siek
(7) still sick ::
nogsteeds siek
Synonyms
Adjective
1. ill ::
siek
2. nauseous ::
naar
3. disappointed ::
teleurgesteld
4. fed up with ::
keelvol vir
5. macabre ::
makabere
6. brainsick ::
brainsick
7. grim ::
woede
8. tired of ::
moeg vir
9. wan ::
wan
10. sickish ::
sickish
Verb
11. be sick ::
wees siek
Antonyms
1. hale ::
hale
2. healthy ::
gesonde
3. sound ::
klink
4. well ::
goed
5. whole ::
hele
6. wholesome ::
gesonde
Different Forms
sick, sicked, sicker, sickest, sicking, sicks
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

And Amy, you told me
you were sick,

And Amy, you told me you were SICK,

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 21


you\'re allowed to be cranky
and say whatever you00:03:39,387 --> 00:03:40,847
Well, you know how when you\'re sick,

you're allowed to be cranky and say whatever you00:03:39,387 --> 00:03:40,847 Well, you know how when you're SICK,

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 13


Okay. Here it comes. You tried
to take care of me when I was sick

Okay. Here it comes. You tried to take care of me when I was SICK

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 13


I\'m sick just thinking about it.

I'm SICK just thinking about it.

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 12


Sam, are you going to be sick?

Sam, are you going to be SICK?

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 3


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