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v. ailed, ail·ing, ails
To feel ill or have pain: has been ailing for weeks.
To cause physical or mental pain or uneasiness to; trouble. See Synonyms at trouble.
[Middle English eilen, from Old English eglian, from egle, troublesome.]
unwell or unsuccessful
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|Adj.||1.||ailing - somewhat ill or prone to illness; "my poor ailing grandmother"; "feeling a bit indisposed today"; "you look a little peaked"; "feeling poorly"; "a sickly child"; "is unwell and can't come to work"|
1. weak, failing, poor, flawed, unstable, feeble, unsatisfactory, deficient, unsound A rise in overseas sales is good news for the ailing economy.
a. achacoso-a, enfermizo-a.