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un·well

 (ŭn-wĕl′)
adj.
1. Being in poor health; sick.
2. Having a menstrual period.

unwell

(ʌnˈwɛl)
adj
(postpositive) not well; ill

un•well

(ʌnˈwɛl)

adj.
1. not well; ailing; ill.
2. Older Use. menstruating.
[1400–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unwell - somewhat ill or prone to illnessunwell - 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"

unwell

adjective ill, poorly (informal), sick, crook (Austral. & N.Z. informal), ailing, unhealthy, sickly, out of sorts, off colour, under the weather (informal), in poor health, at death's door, indisposed, green about the gills He felt unwell as he was being driven back to his office.
well, fine, healthy, sound, robust

unwell

adjective
Suffering from or affected with an illness:
Informal: laid up.
Chiefly Regional: poorly.
Translations
مَرِيضمَريض، مُتَوَعِّك الصِّحَّه
indisponovanýne ve své kůžinemocný
dårligtutilpasuvel
huonokuntoinenhuonovointinen
bolestankoji se loše osjeća
lasinn
体調が悪い気分のすぐれない
건강이 나쁜몸이 편치 않은
nesveikuojantis
nevesels
necítiaci sa dobre
nezdrav
dåligkrasslig
ไม่ค่อยสบายไม่สบาย
không khỏeốm

unwell

[ˈʌnˈwel] ADJ to be unwellestar indispuesto
to feel unwellsentirse mal
I felt unwell on the shipme mareé en el barco

unwell

[ʌnˈwɛl] adj (= ill) → souffrant(e) (= not very well) → indisposé(e)
to be unwell (= ill) → être souffrant(e) (= not very well) → être indisposé(e)
to feel unwell → ne pas se sentir bien

unwell

adj predunwohl, nicht wohl; to be or feel (a little) unwellsich nicht (recht) wohlfühlen; I am afraid he’s rather unwell todayes geht ihm heute leider gar nicht gut

unwell

[ʌnˈwɛl] adjindisposto/a
to feel unwell → non sentirsi bene

unwell

(anˈwel) adjective
not in good health. He felt unwell this morning.

unwell

مَرِيض indisponovaný, nemocný dårligt, utilpas krank, unwohl αδιάθετος, φτωχικός enfermo, mal huonokuntoinen, huonovointinen indisposé, malade bolestan, koji se loše osjeća malandato, malato 体調が悪い, 気分のすぐれない 건강이 나쁜, 몸이 편치 않은 minnetjes, onwel dårlig, uvel cierpiący, niezdrów doente, indisposto бедно, нездоровый dålig, krasslig ไม่ค่อยสบาย, ไม่สบาย acemice, iyi değil không khỏe, ốm 生病的
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Mary, often a little unwell, and always thinking a great deal of her own complaints, and always in the habit of claiming Anne when anything was the matter, was indisposed; and foreseeing that she should not have a day's health all the autumn, entreated, or rather required her, for it was hardly entreaty, to come to Uppercross Cottage, and bear her company as long as she should want her, instead of going to Bath.
The two families were so continually meeting, so much in the habit of running in and out of each other's house at all hours, that it was rather a surprise to her to find Mary alone; but being alone, her being unwell and out of spirits was almost a matter of course.
Goodbye, Makar Alexievitch, for I have come to the end of all I had to say, and am feeling too unwell to write more.
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The little princess was not unwell, but had such an overpowering fear of the prince that, hearing he was in a bad humor, she had decided not to appear.
Lady Middleton, though in the middle of a rubber, on being informed that Marianne was unwell, was too polite to object for a moment to her wish of going away, and making over her cards to a friend, they departed as soon the carriage could be found.
Collins, seeing that she was really unwell, did not press her to go and as much as possible prevented her husband from pressing her; but Mr.
Crooks, especially, was so unwell that he could not keep on his horse.
He soon retired to bed; and the next morning, feeling exceedingly unwell, he remained in his room pondering.
On the spot the officers set off in pursuit of her; she was alarmed, and feeling still more unwell, ran up the staircase home.