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sik lee

  • s  unhealthy looking
  • s  somewhat ill or prone to illness
    a sickly child

  • When he was 10, his hard-drinking father headed for Canada, and his mother moved to Boston, leaving the sickly child with her parents.
  • Undeterred but under pressure, the ladies went to Price Waterhouse for an audit and discovered that their actual return was a sickly 9.
  • Owned by a sickly car dealer and his wife, Smarty was a made-for-TV-movie colt, ridden by a reformed alcoholic, flying to the finish at the Kentucky Derby and Preakness.
News & Articles

  • Spanish banks face fresh profit blow from mortgage overhaul
    By Sarah White and Carlos Ruano MADRID (Reuters) - Spanish bank profits, already depleted by a sickly economy and property losses that resulted massive bailouts last year, could take a further knock from ...
    June 14, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! Finance
  • Ex-Delray commissioner gets 7 years in prison
    Palm Beach County jury convicted Charlotte Durante in April The judge said he thought for a long time about sentencing the angry defendant who had accused him of acting in a racist manner and forcing the sickly woman to stand trial in April.        
    June 13, 2013 - Sun-Sentinel
  • Ex-Delray commissioner sentenced to 7 years on fraud charges
    Palm Beach County jury convicted Charlotte Durante in April The judge said he thought for a long time about sentencing the angry defendant who had accused him of acting in a racist manner and forcing the sickly woman to stand trial in April.
    June 13, 2013 - Sun-Sentinel
Quotes

  • John Edwards in Forbes
    I don't look sickly, I don't feel sickly,Mrs. Edwards said.
  • Ralph Goodale in Regina Leader-Post
    Let us not, who know in God's house there are many mansions, but yet have no model, no design of the form of that building, wonder at his taking in of his materials, why he takes the young, and leaves the old, or why the sickly overlive those, that... John Donne http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Donne&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHlCmVLF_cjtKc52RrGw4A3Ylf9Dg Hindu http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.hindu.com/2007/06/05/stories/2007060500532000.htm&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGeaiGTB7QOqL5fv9IrclUHtD6C3Q Jun 4, 2007 89879 119547 sickly Many of the crops that were seeded have a sickly yellow look," to them, Goodale said.

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