What does sickness mean?

Definitions for sickness
ˈsɪk nɪssick·ness

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. illness, unwellness, malady, sickness(noun)

    impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism

  2. sickness(noun)

    defectiveness or unsoundness

    "drugs have become a sickness they cannot cure"; "a great sickness of his judgment"

  3. nausea, sickness(noun)

    the state that precedes vomiting

Wiktionary

  1. sickness(Noun)

    The quality or state of being sick or diseased; illness; disease or malady.

    Etymology: From seocness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sickness(noun)

    the quality or state of being sick or diseased; illness; sisease or malady

  2. Sickness(noun)

    nausea; qualmishness; as, sickness of stomach

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sickness' in Nouns Frequency: #2654

How to pronounce sickness?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say sickness in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sickness in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sickness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of sickness in a Sentence

  1. Rodney Dangerfield, monologue:

    My mother had morning sickness after I was born.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Josef Stalin once said that ‘Gratitude is a sickness suffered by dogs.’ Let us correct this: Ingratitude is a horrible disease belongs to the callous rocks! A grateful dog is a being much more developed than an ungrateful man!

  3. Eliana Espinosa:

    Right now we don't make too much money, so if she loses her insurance, I would end up having to stop going to college so that I can get a job to help pay for her medical expenses, my mom is really important for me because she was there for me through my entire sickness.

  4. Andrew Rundle:

    The COVID-19 pandemic is responsible for widespread sickness and death, straining healthcare systems, shutting down economies, and closing school districts, while it is a priority to mitigate its immediate impact, it is important to consider ways to prevent its long-term effects, including new risks for childhood obesity.

  5. Michael Cerveris:

    I haven’t missed a show due to sickness since 2004, maybe.

Images & Illustrations of sickness

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