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Definition of Ill

Ill

  1. Contrary to good, in a physical sense; contrary or opposed to advantage, happiness, etc.; bad; evil; unfortunate; disagreeable; unfavorable.
  2. Contrary to good, in a moral sense; evil; wicked; wrong; iniquitious; naughtly; bad; improper.
  3. Sick; indisposed; unwell; diseased; disordered; as, ill of a fever.
  4. Not according with rule, fitness, or propriety; incorrect; rude; unpolished; inelegant.
  5. Whatever annoys or impairs happiness, or prevents success; evil of any kind; misfortune; calamity; disease; pain; as, the ills of humanity.
  6. Whatever is contrary to good, in a moral sense; wickedness; depravity; iniquity; wrong; evil.
  7. In a ill manner; badly; weakly.

Ill Quotations

Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty.
John F. Kennedy

Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.
Buddha

Your competition is not other people but the time you kill, the ill will you create, the knowledge you neglect to learn, the connections you fail to build, the health you sacrifice along the path, your inability to generate ideas, the people around you who don't support and love your efforts, and whatever god you curse for your bad luck.
James Altucher

Shadow is the obstruction of light. Shadows appear to me to be of supreme importance in perspective, because, without them opaque and solid bodies will be ill defined; that which is contained within their outlines and their boundaries themselves will be ill-understood unless they are shown against a background of a different tone from themselves.
Leonardo da Vinci

If we as a nation are to break the cycle of poverty, crime and the growing underclass of young people ill equipped to be productive citizens, we need to not only implement effective programs to prevent teen pregnancy, but we must also help those who have already given birth so that they become effective, nurturing, bonding parents.
Jane Fonda
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Ill Translations

ill in Afrikaans is siek
ill in Danish is syg
ill in Dutch is ziek, naar
ill in French is malade
ill in German is krank
ill in Italian is egro, malato
ill in Latin is aeger eger, gravatus, aegrus, infirmus
ill in Norwegian is syk
ill in Portuguese is doente
ill in Spanish is enfermo, doliente
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