indisposed

adjective
in·​dis·​posed | \ ˌin-di-ˈspōzd How to pronounce indisposed (audio) \

Definition of indisposed

1 : slightly ill
2 : averse

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Synonyms & Antonyms for indisposed

Synonyms

cagey (also cagy), disinclined, dubious, hesitant, loath (also loth), reluctant, reticent

Antonyms

disposed, inclined

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Examples of indisposed in a Sentence

one person in our reading group is very indisposed to choosing a racy book stays home from work whenever he feels the least indisposed

First Known Use of indisposed

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of indisposed was in the 15th century

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indisposed

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of indisposed

formal
: slightly ill : not feeling well
: not willing or likely to do something

indisposed

adjective
in·​dis·​posed | \ ˌin-di-ˈspōzd How to pronounce indisposed (audio) \

Kids Definition of indisposed

1 : slightly ill
2 : not willing I'm indisposed to permit this.

indisposed

adjective
in·​dis·​posed | \ ˌin-dis-ˈpōzd How to pronounce indisposed (audio) \

Medical Definition of indisposed

: being usually temporarily in poor physical health : slightly ill

Other Words from indisposed

indisposition \ (ˌ)in-​ˌdis-​pə-​ˈzish-​ən How to pronounce indisposition (audio) \ noun

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