English noun: squeamishness
|1.||squeamishness (state) a mild state of nausea|
|Broader (hypernym)||nausea, sickness|
|2.||squeamishness (attribute) the trait of being excessively fastidious and easily shocked|
|Samples||The program was withdrawn because of the squeamishness of some viewers.|
He refused to allow squeamishness to deter him from his duty.