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Synonyms for ailing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ailing, indisposed, peaked(p), poorly(p), sickly, unwell, under the weather, seedy(adj)

    somewhat ill or prone to illness

    "my poor ailing grandmother"; "feeling a bit indisposed today"; "you look a little peaked"; "feeling poorly"; "a sickly child"; "is unwell and can't come to work"

    Antonyms:
    well

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ailing(a.)

    Synonyms:
    sickly, sick, ill, indisposed, unwell, diseased, feeble, languishing, unhealthy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    faltering, sick, embattled, stumbling, ill, patient, deadlocked, weakened

How to pronounce ailing?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say ailing in sign language?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1919patient
#4320ill
#4358sick
#21933weakened
#28554stumbling
#34944ailing
#53453embattled
#64890deadlocked
#67188faltering

How to use ailing in a sentence?

  1. Craig Johnson:

    Paced by the' Big Four' mega-retailers — Walmart, Amazon, Costco, and Target — Super Saturday was boosted by the best traffic our team has seen in years, the spending momentum was so strong that even the long-ailing department stores had their best weekend of the season.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Wondering if the amount of money they spend so lavishly on advertisement showing patient's picture and seeking donation through it, is in itself not sufficient to provide proper treatment to those aged people and ailing children.

  3. Queen Victoria:

    When I think of a merry, happy, free young girl -- and look at the ailing, aching state a young wife generally is doomed to -- which you can't deny is the penalty of marriage.

  4. Wolfango Piccoli:

    The move highlights, once again, that credit growth rather than a comprehensive package of structural reforms remains the government's preferred approach to support Turkey's ailing economy.


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