What does ill- mean?

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  1. Franklin D. Roosevelt:

    I see one-third of a nation ill-housed, ill-clad, ill-nourished.

  2. Samuel Butler:

    I consider being ill as one of the great pleasures of life, provided one is not too ill.

  3. William Hazlitt:

    To think ill of mankind, and not to wish ill to them, is perhaps the highest wisdom and virtue.

  4. David Hill:

    He wants to admit his involvement in what was a considerably ill-conceived, ill-advised, thoughtless and insensitive drunken act.

  5. State Department Spokeswoman Jen Psaki:

    We continue to believe that these negotiations are not about a letter that was ill-informed or ill-advised. They're about the issues at hand.

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