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Definition of "milk-sick" []

  • Infected with milk-sickness.

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "milk-sick" in a sentence
  • "For a week the milk-sick fever had raged furiously, and in the few hours free from delirium she had been racked with omnipresent pain and deadly sickness."
  • "The best things in Puck scarce rise to the dignity of Slob Snots 'milk-sick drivel in the Gal-Dal, while Texas has a hundred country editors pulling a Washington hand press and building stallion poster, who could write brighter things if they were drunk -- or dead."
  • "The reason Dennis Hanks gives for this removal was a disease called the "milk-sick.""
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