‘Nauseous’ vs ‘nauseated’

Pregnant women who suffer from ‘morning sickness’ do not feel ‘nauseous’ — they feel ‘nauseated’.

Something is ‘nauseous’ when it has the power to make another feel ‘nauseated’.

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