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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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But, for a day or two, Eva was so unwell as to be confined to the house; and the doctor was called.
When he think he sing, now, he not sing at all, no, he only make like a cat which is unwell.
But however, she is so far from well, that her kind friends the Campbells think she had better come home, and try an air that always agrees with her; and they have no doubt that three or four months at Highbury will entirely cure her and it is certainly a great deal better that she should come here, than go to Ireland, if she is unwell.
It was not the first time of her feeling the same kind of conviction; for, more than once before, beginning with the observation of "your sister looks unwell to-day," or "your sister seems out of spirits," he had appeared on the point, either of disclosing, or of inquiring, something particular about her.
de Saint-Meran had been unwell for some days; still, the idea of seeing our dear Valentine again inspired him with courage, and notwithstanding his illness he would leave.
Goodbye, Makar Alexievitch, for I have come to the end of all I had to say, and am feeling too unwell to write more.
MY DEAREST LIZZY,-- "I find myself very unwell this morning, which, I suppose, is to be imputed to my getting wet through yesterday.
Daniel Grady, Esquire, would receive funds, vice Mulcahy, who "was unwell at this present time of writing.
The week passed without any further communication with the 'Hall,' as Arthur was evidently fearful that we might 'wear out our welcome'; but when, on Sunday morning, we were setting out for church, I gladly agreed to his proposal to go round and enquire after the Earl, who was said to be unwell.
My dear Legrand," I cried, interrupting him, "you are certainly unwell, and had better use some little precautions.
If, therefore" (turning again to Fanny), "you find yourself growing unwell, and any difficulties arise about your returning to Mansfield, without waiting for the two months to be ended, that must not be regarded as of any consequence, if you feel yourself at all less strong or comfortable than usual, and will only let my sister know it, give her only the slightest hint, she and I will immediately come down, and take you back to Mansfield.
All that I felt was that I had a right to go in person and beg the Baron's and the Baroness's pardon--the more so since, of late, I had been feeling unwell and unstrung, and had been in a fanciful condition.