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1. ill-starred

adjective. marked by or promising bad fortune.

Synonyms

  • doomed
  • ill-omened
  • unlucky
  • ill-fated

Antonyms

  • achiever
  • privileged
  • lucky
  • successful

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2. will

noun. ['ˈwɪl, wəl'] the capability of conscious choice and decision and intention.

Synonyms

  • mental faculty
  • volition
  • faculty
  • velleity

Antonyms

  • withdraw
  • take
  • borrow
  • breastfeed

Etymology

  • wille (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • willa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • willen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. will

noun. ['ˈwɪl, wəl'] a fixed and persistent intent or purpose.

Synonyms

  • design
  • intention
  • purpose
  • intent

Antonyms

  • bottlefeed
  • explode
  • stay
  • stand still

Etymology

  • wille (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • willa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • willen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. will

noun. ['ˈwɪl, wəl'] a legal document declaring a person's wishes regarding the disposal of their property when they die.

Synonyms

  • official document
  • instrument
  • testament
  • devise
  • legal instrument
  • codicil
  • Old Testament
  • New Testament

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • disallow
  • refuse
  • shrink

Etymology

  • wille (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • willa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • willen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. will

verb. ['ˈwɪl, wəl'] decree or ordain.

Antonyms

  • recede

Etymology

  • wille (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • willa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • willen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. will

verb. ['ˈwɪl, wəl'] determine by choice.

Synonyms

  • decide
  • determine

Antonyms

  • disable
  • be born
  • arrive

Etymology

  • wille (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • willa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • willen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. ill

adjective. ['ˈɪl'] affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function.

Synonyms

  • hallucinating
  • sneezy
  • unhealthy
  • nauseated
  • milk-sick
  • vertiginous
  • nauseous
  • bronchitic
  • ailing
  • aguish
  • swooning
  • light-headed
  • consumptive
  • sickly
  • under the weather
  • lightheaded
  • laid low
  • tuberculous
  • unwell
  • queasy
  • sick-abed
  • livery
  • paralytic
  • sick
  • unfit
  • autistic
  • rickety
  • dizzy
  • sickish
  • airsick
  • diabetic
  • bedridden
  • bedrid
  • recovering
  • dyspeptic
  • light
  • laid up
  • liverish
  • bedfast
  • carsick
  • feverish
  • paralyzed
  • rachitic
  • bilious
  • funny
  • gouty
  • seasick
  • giddy
  • indisposed
  • convalescent
  • tubercular
  • woozy
  • poorly
  • feverous
  • delirious
  • palsied
  • spastic
  • green
  • seedy
  • unhealed
  • afflicted
  • scrofulous
  • upset
  • faint
  • stricken
  • peaked
  • air sick

Antonyms

  • fit
  • well
  • generative
  • untroubled

8. ill

adverb. ['ˈɪl'] (`ill' is often used as a combining form) in a poor or improper or unsatisfactory manner; not well.

Synonyms

  • badly

Antonyms

  • keep down
  • sane

9. ill

adjective. ['ˈɪl'] resulting in suffering or adversity.

Antonyms

  • healthful

10. ill

adjective. ['ˈɪl'] distressing.

Antonyms

  • illness

Example sentences of the word ill-will


1. Noun Phrase
As a manager, your words and actions have the capacity to lift morale and build employee skills or to create a dysfunctional work environment where distrust and ill will are prevalent.

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