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Meaning of word ill from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

ill   noun

Meaning : An often persistent bodily disorder or disease. A cause for complaining.

Synonyms : ailment, complaint

शरीर, मन आदि को अस्वस्थ करने वाली असामान्य अवस्था।

शरीर रोगों का घर है।
अजार, अपाटव, अभिरोध, अम, अमस, अमीव, अमीवा, आज़ार, आजार, आमय, आरज़ा, आरजा, इल्लत, उपघात, डिज़ीज़, डिजीज, दू, दोषिक, बीमारी, मर्ज, मर्ज़, रोग, विकृति, व्याधि

ill   adjective

Meaning : Affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function.

Example : Ill from the monotony of his suffering.

Synonyms : sick

In good health especially after having suffered illness or injury.

Appears to be entirely well.
The wound is nearly well.
A well man.
I think I'm well; at least I feel well.

Meaning : Resulting in suffering or adversity.

Example : Ill effects.
It's an ill wind that blows no good.

Meaning : Distressing.

Example : Ill manners.
Of ill repute.

Meaning : Indicating hostility or enmity.

Example : You certainly did me an ill turn.
Ill feelings.
Ill will.

Meaning : Presaging ill fortune.

Example : Ill omens.
Ill predictions.
My words with inauspicious thunderings shook heaven.
A dead and ominous silence prevailed.
A by-election at a time highly unpropitious for the Government.

Synonyms : inauspicious, ominous

अनिष्ट की सूचना देने वाला।

शुभ कर्म के समय आई झींक को अनिष्टसूचक माना जाता है।

ill   adverb

Meaning : (`ill' is often used as a combining form) in a poor or improper or unsatisfactory manner. Not well.

Example : He was ill prepared.
It ill befits a man to betray old friends.
The car runs badly.
He performed badly on the exam.
The team played poorly.
Ill-fitting clothes.
An ill-conceived plan.

Synonyms : badly, poorly

(often used as a combining form) in a good or proper or satisfactory manner or to a high standard (`good' is a nonstandard dialectal variant for `well').

The children behaved well.
A task well done.
The party went well.
He slept well.
A well-argued thesis.
A well-seasoned dish.
A well-planned party.
The baby can walk pretty good.
good, well

Meaning : Unfavorably or with disapproval.

Example : Tried not to speak ill of the dead.
Thought badly of him for his lack of concern.

Synonyms : badly

Favorably. With approval.

Their neighbors spoke well of them.
He thought well of the book.

Meaning : With difficulty or inconvenience. Scarcely or hardly.

Example : We can ill afford to buy a new car just now.


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