ill health ill health


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



  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.


  • 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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