Go down like a cup of cold sick - (UK) An idea or excuse that will not be well accepted will go down like a cup of cold sick.
Sick and tired - If you are sick and tired of something, it has been going on for a long time and you can no longer tolerate it.
Sick as a dog - If somebody's as sick as a dog, they throw up (=vomit) violently.
Sick as a parrot - If someone's sick as a parrot about something, they are unhappy, disappointed or depressed about it.
Sick to death - If you are sick to death of something, you have been exposed to so much of it that you cannot take any more.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. sek, sik, ill, AS. seóc,; akin to OS. siok, seoc, OFries. siak, D. ziek, G. siech, OHG. sioh, Icel. sjkr, Sw. sjuk, Dan. syg, Goth. siuks, ill, siukan, to be ill
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A variant of seek.
Sick is Anthea, sickly is the spring, II.
"The Hesperides & Noble Numbers: Vol. 1 and 2" by Robert Herrick
Finally no more wounded Americans were sent to the British hospital and no sick except those sick under G. O.
"The History of the American Expedition Fighting the Bolsheviki" by Joel R. Moore
Eileen ain't sick very bad, is she?
"The Straw" by Eugene O'Neill
When they got sick marster got a doctor, if they wus bad off sick.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Various
Instead of the priest, the mother may make a fire of paper and wave a small garment of her sick child over it.
"Three Thousand Years of Mental Healing" by George Barton Cutten
Columbus, meantime, supported by conscious rectitude, devoted himself to relieving the sufferings of his sick companions who remained with him.
"Notable Voyagers" by W.H.G. Kingston and Henry Frith
In others, a long interval, sometimes six months, occurs between the first and second sickness.
"The Physical Life of Woman:" by Dr. George H Napheys
Mrs. Hayden lay sick seven weeks, and arose a weak and nervous invalid, "doomed to carry a still limb all her life," the physicians said.
"The Right Knock" by Helen Van-Anderson
He was already sick.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States from Interviews with Former Slaves, Arkansas Narratives, Part 4" by Work Projects Administration
Through sickness, transfers, and one or two other causes, the wastage in the Battalion was considerable.
"The 28th: A Record of War Service in the Australian Imperial Force, 1915-19, Vol. I" by Herbert Brayley Collett
I'm sick of "musn'ts," said Dorothy D.
Sick of musn'ts, as I can be.
From early dawn till the close of day
I hear a musn't, and never a may.
"Dorothy D." by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
"And Trouth—the sough o' a sickly win';
And Richt—what needna be;
And Beauty—nae deeper nor the skin;
And Blude—that's naething but bree.
"The Deil's Forhooit His Ain" by George MacDonald
Why should such gloomy silence reign,
And why is all the house so drear,
When neither danger, sickness, pain,
Nor death, nor want, have entered here?
"Domestic Peace" by Anne Bronte
My tongue, the glory of my frame,
Shall ne'er be silent of thy name;
Thy praise shall sound through earth and heav'n
For sickness healed and sins forgiv'n.
"Psalm 30 part 2" by Isaac Watts
Ah, if you knew how sick and sore
My life flags for the want of you,
Straightway you'd enter at the door
And clasp my hand between your two,
If you but knew!
"If You But Knew" by Mathilde Blind
Within a little time, as hath been found,
He can make sick folk whole and fresh and sound:
Them who are whole in body and in mind,
He can make sick,—bind can he and unbind
All that he will have bound, or have unbound.
"From The Cuckoo And The Nightingale" by William Wordsworth
If this video makes you go, "Mmm, duck pizza," you're not alone: The YouTuber who posted the recording of his pet going to town on a loaded Pizza Hut pie actually disabled all YouTube comments "due to sick idiots that want to eat him.".
Now naturally silver-haired, the actor said he got "sick of" dyeing his locks.
In the last episode, "Movement,", people around town kept getting sick after going to Bert's new restaurant.
Are our laptops and cellphones making us sick.
State Sen Brian Stack has introduced legislation in the state Senate that would end sick-time payouts for public employees, though most state Democrats are still set on curbing the practice rather than eliminating it.
Zachary says his inspiration was because he was picked on as a child and wanted to help sick children who have lost their hair avoid being teased.
Will that pet turtle make you sick.
Anxiety in the workplace linked to high productivity loss, sickness absence.
Commissioner, Disney lobbyist exchanged messages before sick pay vote.
Commissioner, Disney lobbyist text each other before sick.
Commissioner, Disney lobbyist text each other before sick pay vote.
A sick snowboarding video to tide you over until next winter.
The sick, the well and the dying.
So how would you feel if you were sick, single and financially strapped - and unable to care for your pet, unable to provide some of the basic necessities.
Derrick Rose takes his share of shots as the Bulls' go-to guy, and he's starting to get sick of it.
In order for G(z ) to have an imaginary part the functional integral deﬁning the ﬁeld theory has to be “sick”.
Hopping between Random Locations: Spectrum and Instanton
Rather than indicating that the theory is sick, it just shows that the usual vacuum is unstable.
Bosonic M Theory
Let us sick solution of the symmetry equation in terms of three independent coordinates (vz , y , ¯y).
To the question of the integration of Plebansky Equation
The sickness of the model at θ = 0 is a consequence of the fact that the bare string tension has no zeros .
Self-Intersection Numbers and Random Surfaces on the Lattice
However, after the second summer, the virus had changed, and the most common strain had a reduced virulence, with 70-95% fatality, and a typical sickness duration of three weeks or longer.
Biological Evolution and Statistical Physics