motion sickness

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Synonyms for motion sickness

the state of being dizzy or nauseated because of the motions that occur while traveling in or on a moving vehicle

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"The puppies I see going home between 8 and 9 weeks old are leaving during the imprint stage; if they get sick during that time, that's when we end up with dogs who get car sick for the next two years or so.
I can't even keep myself busy with a book, because I get nauseous (car sick) if I read in a moving vehicle.
He's weirdly obsessed with automatic car washes, but is also car sick. I allowed him to be sick in my hand the other day so he wouldn't ruin the upholstery in my best mate's new car that we were travelling in.
Several amusing write-in complaints included gems such as: makes faces and gestures, points to turn after we passed it, blocks the rear view mirror, and gets car sick.
[ClickPress, Fri May 03 2013] New research from has found nearly two thirds of parents have a child who suffers from car sickness,* and parents with car sick kids who are planning a long journey should be prepared to hear the words "I feel sick" after just 22 minutes.
Alan was driven the 500 miles from John O'Groats to his Lascelles Hall home by fiancee Lorraine Kiernan but the trip was punctuated by stops - because Alan was car sick. "I can't believe it," he said.
Lynn Sloman's Car Sick - Solutions to a Cardependent Society claims too much room is taken up by the private cars, which do not leave enough safe space for people walking and cycling.
Treating sick or frail animals at home also prevents them from getting car sick and alleviates the anxiety of traveling to the veterinary hospital.
QMY eight-year-old daughter has suddenly started to be car sick every time we go on a journey.
I get car sick and I don't like flying, so this is a nightmare.
"I used to curl up in his dog bed." On long drives in India, they both got car sick. On those same drives, Newkirk remembers seeing people savagely beat their horses and oxen.
They were supposed to stop you being car sick. It didn't stop my sister.
I used to get car sick when I read in cars, but now I have a baby that's one of the few times I get to read, so I do it all the time when I'm in traffic - apart from when I'm driving obviously, because that's still technically frowned upon in the Highway Code.
MORE than a third of parents say their children get car sick, with reading the most likely cause of turning them green, according to a new survey.