What does ailment mean?

Definitions for ailmentˈeɪl mənt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ailment.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ailment, complaint, ill(noun)

    an often persistent bodily disorder or disease; a cause for complaining


  1. ailment(Noun)

    Something which ails one; a disease; sickness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ailment(noun)

    indisposition; morbid affection of the body; -- not applied ordinarily to acute diseases


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ailment in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ailment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ahmadu Kanduwa:

    I have this thought, if he had received say five or six doses, he would have been immune from this ailment.

  2. Dean Hawkins:

    For every ailment under the sun, There is a remedy, or there is none... If there be one try to find it If there be none, never mind it

  3. Nathaniel Hawthorne:

    A bodily disease which we look upon as whole and entire within itself, may, after all, be but a symptom of some ailment in the spiritual part.

  4. Bruce Lee, Quotation from the book: (The Art of Jeet Kune Do) by Bruce Lee:

    The consciousness of self is the greatest hindrance to the proper execution of all physical action. There is no fixed teaching. All I can provide is an appropriate medicine for a particular ailment.

  5. Linda Carnes-McNaughton:

    We just have to understand that these people were suffering, they were seeking relief for any kind of ailment, and certainly if there was warfare on the water, there were wounds among other ailments that needed treatment. It wasn't always a formally trained person in desperate times. That's probably more common than we know.

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