Meaning Of ill
Definition Of ill
a problem or misfortune.
a lengthy work on the ills of society
badly, wrongly, or imperfectly.
some of his premises seem ill-chosen
not in full health; sick.
her daughter is seriously ill
only with difficulty; hardly.
she could ill afford the cost of new curtains
people who are ill.
a day center for the mentally ill
Example Of ill
Along with morphine, it was prescribed to chronically ill patients suffering everything from asthma to diarrhoea.
And the cats both survived the stay in the cattery without too many ill effects.
Both domestic violence and suicide attempts are more common, and of the mentally ill who wind up in jails and prisons, there is a high percentage of drug abusers.
But Mr Briggs said safeguards would be put in place to control the ill effects of gambling.
By far the most serious ill effect of the sun is skin cancer.