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indisposition

noun in·dis·po·si·tion \(ˌ)in-ˌdis-pə-ˈzi-shən\

: a slight illness

: lack of willingness to do something

Full Definition of INDISPOSITION

:  the condition of being indisposed:
a :  disinclination
b :  a usually slight illness

Examples of INDISPOSITION

  1. He blamed his absence on a minor indisposition.
  2. <a brief indisposition made her miss the party>

First Known Use of INDISPOSITION

15th century

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