air sick

adjective
experiencing motion sickness
Syn: ↑airsick, ↑carsick, ↑seasick
Similar to: ↑ill, ↑sick
Derivationally related forms: ↑seasickness (for: ↑seasick), ↑car sickness (for: ↑carsick), ↑air sickness, ↑air sickness (for: ↑airsick), ↑airsickness (for: ↑airsick)

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