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Synonyms for sickly
ˈsɪk li

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sallow, sickly(adj)

    unhealthy looking

    Synonyms:
    indisposed, sallow, peaked(p), under the weather, unwell, ailing, poorly(p), seedy

    Antonyms:
    well, healthy

  2. 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:
    healthy, well

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sickly

    Synonyms:
    weak, diseased, disordered, ailing, feeble, pining, droop, ing, morbid, unhealthy, vitiated, delicate, tainted, valetudinary

    Antonyms:
    strong, healthy, vigorous, flourishing, salubrious, sound, robust

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sickly(a.)

    Synonyms:
    weak, feeble, ailing, languishing, unhealthy, piping, whining

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sickly(a)

    Synonyms:
    invalid, unwell, unhealthy, ailing, unwholesome, pale, languid, haggard, puny, peaked

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    sick

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