sick·ness noun \ˈsik-nəs\
: unhealthy condition of body or mind : the state of being sick
: a specific type of disease or illness
: the feeling you have in your stomach when you think you are going to vomit
a : ill health : illness
b : a disordered, weakened, or unsound condition
Examples of SICKNESS
- He died from an unknown sickness.
- <she was plagued by sickness most of her adult life>
First Known Use of SICKNESS
before 12th century
sick·ness noun \ˈsik-nəs\ (Medical Dictionary)
: the condition of being ill : ill health
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