Examples of sickness in a Sentence
He died from an unknown sickness.
she was plagued by sickness most of her adult life
Recent Examples of sickness from the Web
Sarrazin said the passengers are suffering from severe sea sickness due to rough seas.
Unlike her sister Kate, Pippa has not suffered from severe pregnancy sickness, which allows her to continue her life as normal, except for tweaks to her workouts.
The pathogen leads to mild sickness in the domestic animals, but can be lethal to bighorns.
Both departments of health report that a portion of the people who suffered from the illness had eaten a salad at a McDonald’s in the days leading to their sickness. Cyclosporiasis is an intestinal illness caused by the Cyclospora parasite.
And losing hair is a sign of sickness that’s impossible to overlook.
Instead, drinkers were plied with single-use artificial straws that were less likely to spread sickness.
Taking a cab would be quieter, but during migraines my car sickness becomes unbearable.
Richard invades the dreams of others, just as Trump insinuates his sickness into our unconscious.
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SICKNESS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sickness for English Language Learners
: 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
SICKNESS Defined for Kids
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