Definitions for unwellʌnˈwɛl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"


  1. unwell(Adjective)

    Not well; indisposed; not in good health; somewhat ill; ailing.

  2. unwell(Adjective)

    Specifically, ill from menstruation; affected with, or having, catamenial; menstruant.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unwell(adj)

    not well; indisposed; not in good health; somewhat ill; ailing

  2. Unwell(adj)

    specifically, ill from menstruation; affected with, or having, catamenial; menstruant


  1. Unwell

    "Unwell" is the title of a song by American pop rock group Matchbox Twenty. It was released in April 2003 as the second single from their third album, More Than You Think You Are. It was written by Matchbox Twenty lead singer Rob Thomas. It was very successful on the radio, spending 20 weeks at the top of the U.S. Billboard Adult Top 40 chart, two weeks atop the Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks chart, as well as reaching #5 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song was nominated for a Grammy Award in 2004 for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal.

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