As adjectives the difference between sickening and morbific
is that sickening
is causing sickness or disgust while morbific
is that causes disease; sickening, pathogenic.
As a verb sickening
As a noun sickening
is the act of making somebody sick.
Causing sickness or disgust.
The act of making somebody sick.
* 2010 , Greg A. Marley, Chanterelle Dreams, Amanita Nightmares
- In the Northeast, one porcini look-alike has been implicated in several sickenings . It is Boletus huronensis , and though some guides call it edible, there have been a few cases of people becoming sickened following a meal of this mushroom.
* morbifick (obsolete)
That causes disease; sickening, pathogenic.