illth

noun \ˈilth also -ltth\

Definition of illth

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  the condition of being economically unprosperous or miserable the glaring disparity between the state's natural wealth and its human illthChristian Century

  2. 2 :  something that produces or is symptomatic of illth much of the goods on our shelves is wealth rather than illthNation

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Origin and Etymology of illth

1ill + -th (as in wealth)


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