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ill·ness

illness

 
 
pronunciation:
Il nihs
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the condition of being ill; sickness.
Because of her illness, she missed two days of school.
synonyms:
sickness
antonyms:
health, wellness
similar words:
ailment, disease, infection
definition 2: an instance of being ill.
He has a serious illness.
synonyms:
ailment, disease, sickness
similar words:
affliction, disorder
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