indisposition

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

Definition of indisposition

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

Examples of indisposition in a sentence

  1. He blamed his absence on a minor indisposition.

  2. <a brief indisposition made her miss the party>

15th Century

First Known Use of indisposition

15th century


INDISPOSITION Defined for English Language Learners

indisposition

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

Definition of indisposition for English Language Learners

  • : a slight illness

  • : lack of willingness to do something


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