Sicke vs Sicken - What's the difference?
As an adjective sicke
As a verb sicken is
to make ill.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
To make ill.
To become ill.
- The infection will sicken him until amputation is needed.
* Francis Bacon
- I will sicken if I don’t get some more exercise.
To fill with disgust or abhorrence.
- The judges that sat upon the jail, and those that attended, sickened upon it and died.
To be filled with disgust or abhorrence.
- His arrogant behaviour sickens me.
To become disgusting or tedious.
- Mine eyes did sicken at the sight.
To become weak; to decay; to languish.
* Alexander Pope
- The toiling pleasure sickens into pain.
- All pleasures sicken , and all glories sink.