indisposed


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in·dis·posed

 (ĭn′dĭ-spōzd′)
adj.
1. Mildly ill.
2. Averse; disinclined: was clearly indisposed to grant their request.

indisposed

(ˌɪndɪˈspəʊzd)
adj
1. sick or ill
2. unwilling
[C15: from Latin indispositus disordered]
indisposition n

in•dis•posed

(ˌɪn dɪˈspoʊzd)

adj.
1. sick or ill, esp. slightly.
2. disinclined or unwilling; averse: indisposed to help.
[1375–1425; late Middle English: out of order, not suitable]
in`dis•pos′ed•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.indisposed - somewhat ill or prone to illnessindisposed - 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"
ill, sick - affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function; "ill from the monotony of his suffering"
2.indisposed - (usually followed by `to') strongly opposedindisposed - (usually followed by `to') strongly opposed; "antipathetic to new ideas"; "averse to taking risks"; "loath to go on such short notice"; "clearly indisposed to grant their request"
disinclined - unwilling because of mild dislike or disapproval; "disinclined to say anything to anybody"

indisposed

adjective
1. ill, poorly (informal), sick, crook (Austral. & N.Z. informal), ailing, unwell, laid up (informal), under the weather, confined to bed, on the sick list (informal) The speaker was regrettably indisposed.
ill well, sound, fit, healthy, fine, hardy
2. unwilling, reluctant, loath, disinclined, averse He seemed indisposed to chat.

indisposed

adjective
1. Affected or tending to be affected with minor health problems:
2. Not inclined or willing to do or undertake:
Translations
مُتَوَعِّك، مُنْحَرِف الصِّحَّه
indisponovaný
indisponeretutilpas
lasinn
negaluojantis
nevesels
indisponovaný
keyifsizrahatsız

indisposed

[ˌɪndɪsˈpəʊzd] ADJ (= ill) → indispuesto; (= disinclined) → poco dispuesto (to do sth a hacer algo)

indisposed

[ˌɪndɪˈspəʊzd] adj (= unwell) → indisposé(e), souffrant(e)

indisposed

adj
(= unwell)unwohl, indisponiert (geh), → unpässlich (geh)
(= disinclined) to be indisposed to do somethingnicht gewillt or geneigt sein, etw zu tun

indisposed

[ˌɪndɪsˈpəʊzd] adj (frm)
a. (unwell) → indisposto/a
b. (unwilling) → poco incline

indisposed

(indiˈspəuzd) adjective
(slightly) ill. The princess is indisposed and has cancelled her engagements.
ˈinˌdispoˈsition noun

indisposed

a. maldispuesto-a; indispuesto-a;
v.
to become ___enfermarse.
References in classic literature ?
After finishing her dinner she went to her room, having instructed the boy to tell any other callers that she was indisposed.
He had received a good education, but, on succeeding early in life to a small independence, had become indisposed for any of the more homely pursuits in which his brothers were engaged, and had satisfied an active, cheerful mind and social temper by entering into the militia of his county, then embodied.
Jennings, that they should both attend her on such a visit, Elinor had some difficulty in persuading her sister to go, for still she had seen nothing of Willoughby; and therefore was not more indisposed for amusement abroad, than unwilling to run the risk of his calling again in her absence.
Indisposed to hesitate, and full of impatient impulses--soul and senses quivering with keen throes--I put it back and looked in.
She suspected the girl was ill-tempered; she disliked her name; and she was indisposed to welcome any servant who had been engaged by Noel Vanstone.
The drawback was, that I was often sleepy at night, or out of spirits and indisposed to resume the story; and then it was rather hard work, and it must be done; for to disappoint or to displease Steerforth was of course out of the question.
There was a hot debate upon this, the farrier being of course indisposed to renounce the quality of doctor, but contending that a doctor could be a constable if he liked--the law meant, he needn't be one if he didn't like.
The chairmen were dismissed; I put the chair, with his lordship in it, into my coat-pocket: and, giving orders to a trusty servant, to say I was indisposed and gone to sleep, I fastened the door of my house, placed the chair on the table, according to my usual custom, and sat down by it.
This submission and obedience brought the blessing of Heaven upon me; nevertheless, I continued indisposed a long time, and had many symptoms which made me fear that all the danger was not yet over.
He, seeing this grotesque figure clad in armour that did not match any more than his saddle, bridle, lance, buckler, or corselet, was not at all indisposed to join the damsels in their manifestations of amusement; but, in truth, standing in awe of such a complicated armament, he thought it best to speak him fairly, so he said, "Senor Caballero, if your worship wants lodging, bating the bed (for there is not one in the inn) there is plenty of everything else here.
Three days afterwards, this poor vulture, which has been very much indisposed since that dinner, suddenly feels very giddy while flying aloft in the clouds, and falls heavily into a fish-pond.
Miss Jenkinson was chiefly employed in watching how little Miss de Bourgh ate, pressing her to try some other dish, and fearing she was indisposed.