Examples of unwell in a Sentence
Miss Bennett, are you unwell?
I am sorry she is feeling unwell.
Recent Examples of unwell from the Web
The Virgin Islands, as in any community, cannot have persons unattended and unwell.
Workplace wellness programs—which helped sow the seeds of the wellness revolution in their efforts to stem productivity losses caused by unwell workers—have jumped on the mindfulness bandwagon.
Within the Cabinet Room on Monday, there was an unspoken understanding among all the president’s men (and four women) that the nation’s intemperate chief executive is fundamentally unwell, and in need of constant assurance.
That May 30 performance, attended by critics, friends of the theater and board members, was canceled mid-performance after the actor, now 76, appeared unwell, ill at ease and demonstrably unable to perform the text as written.
Elder Ellsworth emerged from the restroom several minutes later, alive and unwell, and collapsed onto his makeshift bed.
Giulia had been unwell for the past few weeks, agitated and unable to sleep.
After suffering a concussion in a tire test crash at Kansas Speedway in 2012, Earnhardt Jr. missed two races after feeling unwell following another hit at Talladega six weeks later.
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First Known Use of unwell
Synonymsailing, bad, down, ill, indisposed, peaked, peaky, poorly, punk, run-down, sickened, unhealthy, unsound, sick
Antonymshale, healthful, healthy, sound, well, whole, wholesome
Related Wordssymptomatic; cruddy, lousy, seedy, sickish; nauseated, nauseous, qualmish, queasy (also queazy), squeamish; airsick, carsick, seasick; dizzy, light-headed, shaky, woozy; achy, feverish; diseased, disordered; decrepit, feeble, fragile, frail, infirm, invalid, sickly, weak, weakly; afflicted, troubled; challenged, debilitated, disabled, halt, incapacitated, lame; hypochondriac, hypochondriacal
Near Antonymsable-bodied, conditioned, fit, well-conditioned; cured; better, convalescing, improved, mending, recovering, recuperating, rehabilitated; hardy, hearty, lusty, robust, rugged, stalwart, strong, tough; blooming, bouncing, chipper, flourishing, flush, thriving
UNWELL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unwell for English Language Learners
: not feeling well
UNWELL Defined for Kids
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