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ad nauseam

[ad naw-zee-uh m, -am] /æd ˈnɔ zi əm, -ˌæm/
adverb
1.
to a sickening or disgusting degree.
Origin
< Latin: literally, to seasickness
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British Dictionary definitions for ad nauseam

ad nauseam

/æd ˈnɔːzɪˌæm; -sɪ-/
adverb
1.
to a disgusting extent
Word Origin
Latin: to (the point of) nausea
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Word Origin and History for ad nauseam

"to a sickening extent," Latin, literally "to sickness" (see nausea).

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ad nauseam in Culture
ad nauseam [(ad naw-zee-uhm)]

To go on endlessly; literally, to continue “to seasickness”: “The candidate told us the details of how he overcame his childhood problems ad nauseam.”

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Idioms and Phrases with ad nauseam

ad nauseam

nausea,” has been used in English since the early 1600s.
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