the sick

Definition of the sick

  1. :  people who are sick She spent her life caring for the sick.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  affected with disease or ill health :  ailing

    :  of, relating to, or intended for use in sickness

    :  queasy, nauseated

  1. :  vomit

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