- Enter a word for the dictionary definition.
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Queasy \Quea"sy\, a. [Icel. kweisa pain; cf. Norw. kveis sickness after a debauch.] 1. Sick at the stomach; affected with nausea; inclined to vomit; qualmish. [1913 Webster] 2. Fastidious; squeamish; delicate; easily disturbed; unsettled; ticklish. " A queasy question." --Shak. [1913 Webster] Some seek, when queasy conscience has its qualms. --Cowper. [1913 Webster]