queerness, sickness, misgiving, queasiness, scruple, qualmishness, nauseousness, qualm, restlessness, uneasiness.
And, after all, why this squeamishness?
He feels the embryo stir within him, and in the squeamishness
of enceinteship, he asks but for a few of the fruits of knowledge.
" It's my turn not to be a savage," Viola pleaded in defense of her squeamishness.