Italian translation of 'sick'
Word forms:comparative -er, superlative -est
ammalato (‑a)a sick person
un (a) malato (‑a)to fall or take sick
ammalarsito be (off) sick (from work)
essere assente (per malattia)to go sick
mettersi in malattiato be sick (vomiting)
rimettereI was sick twice last night
ho vomitato due volte, ieri notteto feel sick
avere la nauseaI feel sick
ho la nauseashe looks after her sick mother
si occupa della madre malata
to be sick of sth
- (mind, imagination)
di gusto macabro
averne abbastanza di qcI'm sick of your lies
ne ho abbastanza delle tue bugieto be sick (and tired) of sb/sth
averne fin sopra i capelli di qn/qcto be sick to death of sb/sth
essere stufo (‑a) marcio (‑a) di qn/qcsick at heart
desolato (‑a)to be sick of the sight of sb/sth
non poterne più di qn/qcyou make me sick!
mi fai schifo!that's really sick!
è veramente di cattivo gusto!
- (mind, imagination)
- (informal, vomit)
- the sick plural noun
Video: pronunciation of 'sick'
Example Sentences Including 'sick'
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There is no health insurance, no sick pay.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
Do not eat any food while feeling sick or vomiting.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He was stunned to learn more money is spent on prison grub than food for the sick.The Sun (2011)
Is this just another way of telling doctors to sign fewer sick notes?Times, Sunday Times (2008)
She says: 'I felt sick to my stomach.The Sun (2009)
That sort of thing can make you feel a bit sick.The Sun (2014)
The torment has also left him worried for his sick mother - and he fears reading the tweets might make her worse.The Sun (2012)
What kind of sick people hurt pets like us?The Sun (2015)
You still worry like hell about things and you still have that sick feeling in your stomach.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
If and when your cat is sick again, act quickly.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
I'm worried sick what will happen if she tries It again.The Sun (2013)
No wonder the sick and ill of this country continue to suffer.The Sun (2010)
Of course we must provide for the sick and people on genuinely hard times.The Sun (2006)
The case comes amid fears youths in the city are using dogs to hunt cats as a sick sport.The Sun (2006)
The mere sight of one makes her feel sick and want to run away.The Sun (2011)
The thought of this website makes me feel physically sick.The Sun (2010)
They were sick of paying rent but thought owning would be impossible.The Sun (2015)
To give the offenders a year in custody is a sick joke.The Sun (2006)
Why do you get so greedy when you know it makes you sick?The Sun (2013)
No one likes feeling sick and ill.Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991)
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'sick' in Other Languages
British English: sick /sɪk/ ADJECTIVE
If you are sick, you are ill.
He's very sick. He needs medication.
- American English: sick
- Arabic: عَلِيل
- Brazilian Portuguese: doente
- Chinese: 病的
- Croatian: bolestan
- Czech: nevolno
- Danish: syg
- Dutch: ziek
- European Spanish: enfermo
- Finnish: pahoinvoiva
- French: malade
- German: krank
- Greek: άρρωστος
- Italian: malato
- Japanese: 吐き気がする
- Korean: 병든
- Norwegian: kvalm
- Polish: chory
- European Portuguese: doente
- Romanian: bolnav
- Russian: чувствующий недомогание
- Spanish: enfermo
- Swedish: sjuk
- Thai: ป่วย
- Turkish: hasta
- Ukrainian: хворий
- Vietnamese: buồn nôn
British English: sick NOUN
The sick are people who are sick.
There were no doctors to treat the sick.
Translation of sick from the Collins English to Italian
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