ill

Adjective
  1. Affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function (synset 302552072)
    "ill from the monotony of his suffering"
  2. Resulting in suffering or adversity (synset 301165811)
    "ill effects"; "it's an ill wind that blows no good"
  3. Distressing (synset 301131841)
    "ill manners"; "of ill repute"
  4. Indicating hostility or enmity (synset 301248878)
    "you certainly did me an ill turn"; "ill feelings"; "ill will"
  5. Presaging ill fortune (synset 300179426)
    "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"
Noun
  1. An often persistent bodily disorder or disease;
    A cause for complaining (synset 114078890)
Adverb
  1. (`ill' is often used as a combining form) in a poor or improper or unsatisfactory manner;
    Not well (synset 400011978)
    "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"
  2. Unfavorably or with disapproval (synset 400013698)
    "tried not to speak ill of the dead"; "thought badly of him for his lack of concern"
  3. With difficulty or inconvenience;
    Scarcely or hardly (synset 400012378)
    "we can ill afford to buy a new car just now"

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