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Synonyms for unwell
ʌnˈwɛlun·well

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    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. unwelladjective

    Synonyms:
    ill, ailing, sick, indisposed, not well, out of sorts, out of health, on the sick list, laid on the shelf, under the weather

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "unwell":

    ill, sick

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How to use unwell in a sentence?

  1. Mohammad Islam:

    We feel it, it burns our eyes. It makes us cough and makes us unwell.

  2. Lena Dunham:

    I feel blessed to have entered this experience as a' sick' person ; otherwise, I don't know how I would have tolerated crossing that threshold from well to unwell, this is the biggest deal in our country, and in the world right now.

  3. Clare Hudson:

    I think the air crew were marvelous, they were very in control of the situation, they were calming passengers. They were very, very supportive. They got him down to the back of the plane quite quickly. It was clear he was quite an unwell man. he locked himself in the loo for about an hour.

  4. Teri Miller:

    Liliana was very sick, and this is not– she was not herself, and it's been going on for several months that she has been unwell.

  5. Cara Charles-Barks:

    We are working with the police to understand the circumstances surrounding this incident and it would be inappropriate to make further comment at this time, while we establish how they became unwell.


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