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
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    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. Vikrant Parsai:

    A person soon forgets about God as soon as he recovers from sickness.

  2. Vikrant Parsai:

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

  3. The Hays ':

    Jung said. In Wyoming where it’s dry and in the peak of fire season, Anna Wilcox said campfires will be banned. People should be aware that leaving a car on the side of the road or throwing a cigarette butt out a window could start a fire, Anna Wilcox added. Anna Wilcox also said people could need to adjust to Casper’s high elevation and should keep an eye out for altitude sickness symptoms. Places like Casper and Hopkinsville may not have chosen to be in the path of totality, but they are still looking forward to showing off their communities and experiencing a total eclipse. There’s no reason why we ca n’t all have fun doing it together, the big thing here for us... is that when that moment of totality comes, that we can all experience it together.

  4. Raphael Warnock:

    He created a lot of trouble for himself in the process. Telling the truth will get you in trouble, yet there can be no transformation without truth, we can not and we will not change until we confront or are confronted by the sickness of our own situation. That applies to individuals, that applies to institutions, that applies to nations.

  5. Prime Minister David Cameron:

    Too many people are stuck on sickness benefits because of issues that could be addressed but instead are not, some have drug or alcohol problems, but refuse treatment. In other cases, people have problems with their weight that could be addressed, but instead a life on benefits rather than work becomes the choice.

Images & Illustrations of sickness

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    weak or sickly person especially one morbidly concerned with his or her health
    • A. irascible
    • B. tenebrous
    • C. ostensive
    • D. valetudinarian

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