Sick"ness, n. [AS.
seócness.] 1. The quality or state
of being sick or diseased; illness; sisease or malady.
I do lament the sickness of the
Trust not too much your now resistless charms;
Those, age or sickness soon or late disarms.
2. Nausea; qualmishness; as, sickness
Syn. -- Illness; disease; malady. See Illness.