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sick

1. inclined or likely to vomit
2. 
a. suffering from ill health
b. (as collective noun; preceded by the): the sick
3. 
a. of, relating to, or used by people who are unwell
b. (in combination): sickbed
4. deeply affected with a mental or spiritual feeling akin to physical sickness
5. mentally, psychologically, or spiritually disturbed
6. an informal word for vomit
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The survey also found that the majority of parents ranked hand washing (75%) and the use of antibacterial hand wipes or sanitizers (46%) as the top precautions used to protect their children from getting sick or catching a cold.
But according to Dr Al Mutawa, this does not mean an increase in the number of people getting sick.
With a little information, parents and their children can worry less about getting sick so they can spend more time enjoying the things they love to do.
We could still kneel at the communion rail, without the constant worry of getting sick.
You'll need a week or two off work and will be sore for a month or so - but it's better than getting sick every year.
This has happened over and over again and we are getting sick of it.
Are you job hunting and getting sick of the number of rejection letters you receive?
After a few logistical setbacks, such as Diego's father getting sick and keeping his "big 'bama ass around the house," V-Day finally arrives, but Diego can't rise to the occasion long enough for them to celebrate.
I know I must sound like a germaphobe, but it sure beats getting sick.
Written by Sarah Overland and illustrated by Aaron Conway, Impatiant Pamela Learns About Germs is an educational picturebook for young people about the importance of good hygiene and respectful habits to keep from getting sick, and to prevent spreading sickness to others.
Sparky's pills, which keep him from getting sick, need to be on the top of your to-do list.
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