What does sickness mean?

Definitions for sickness
ˈsɪk nɪssick·ness

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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
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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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. Charles Baudelaire:

    As a remedy against all ills; poverty, sickness, and melancholy only one thing is absolutely necessary; a liking for work.

  2. A. E. Houseman:

    The mortal sickness of a mind too unhappy to be kind.

  3. Xenia Scheil-Adlung:

    Financial protection in case of sickness includes both coverage of health care costs and income replacement.

  4. Vikrant Parsai:

    A person having no sickness is happy and having no debts is rich.

  5. Anthony Weiner:

    I accept full responsibility for my conduct. I have a sickness, but I do not have an excuse, i entered intensive treatment, found the courage to take a moral inventory of my defects, and began a program of recovery and mental health treatment that I continue to follow every day.

Images & Illustrations of sickness

  1. sicknesssicknesssicknesssicknesssickness

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