To become affected with a disease
To offend the senses or feelings of
To contract a disease
Both Elliot and E.T. sicken from a mystery ailment, and it's a race with time to get E.T. to his people before they both succumb.
sicken more people.
The plain purpose of exposing hundreds of millions of people would seem to be to kill and sicken more people.
Solving problems is, in fact, one of the easiest ways to sicken society.