ill health ill health

Definition(s):

  • (n) a state in which you are unable to function normally and without pain

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. North Korea experts pore over new photos of the Dear Leader for signs of ill health.
  2. He is in ill health.
  3. Until ill health sidelined him a few years ago, he walked three miles to his Seoul office every day.

News

  • Soccer-Hill-Wood era ends as Arsenal chairman steps down

    LONDON, June 14 (Reuters) - Long-serving Arsenal chairman Peter Hill-Wood has stepped down after recent ill health, ending a family link to the north London soccer club dating back to the 1920s. Hill-Wood, who became chairman in 1982, will be replaced by businessman Chips Keswick. American Stan Kroenke, the club's majority shareholder, paid tribute to Hill-Wood who joined the board in 1962 when ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

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