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Definitions and Synonyms of sickly | Another word for sickly | What is sickly?

Definition 1: somewhat ill or prone to illness - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where sickly or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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

Synonyms for sickly in the sense of this definition

(sickly is similar to ...) affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function

"ill from the monotony of his suffering"

Definition 2: unhealthy looking - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for sickly in the sense of this definition

(sickly is similar to ...) not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind

"unhealthy ulcers"

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