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1. malady

noun. ['ˈmælədi'] impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism.

Synonyms

  • toxemia
  • caisson disease
  • condition
  • aeroembolism
  • ozone sickness
  • anuresis
  • gastrointestinal disorder
  • prostration
  • lead poisoning
  • ill health
  • saturnism
  • toxaemia of pregnancy
  • collapse
  • toxemia of pregnancy
  • indisposition
  • unwellness
  • hypermotility
  • plumbism
  • sickness
  • food poisoning
  • growth
  • gas embolism
  • catastrophic illness
  • amyloidosis
  • air embolism
  • unhealthiness
  • decompression sickness
  • bends
  • health problem
  • disease
  • toxaemia
  • ague
  • illness

Antonyms

  • wellness
  • abnormality
  • fullness
  • wetness

Etymology

  • maladie (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maladie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Malady

  • anybody
  • arkadi
  • briody
  • cannady
  • carmody
  • cassady
  • comedy
  • custody
  • dermody
  • kanady
  • kennedy
  • labadie
  • mcgillicuddy
  • melody
  • mohamadi
  • mullady
  • nobody
  • paradee
  • parody
  • prosody

Example sentences of the word malady


1. Noun, singular or mass
The most common malady that duck swingers have to deal with is a sharp hook of the ball.

Quotes containing the word malady


1. But love's a malady without a cure.
- John Dryden

2. malady

noun. ['ˈmælədi'] any unwholesome or desperate condition.

Synonyms

  • status

Antonyms

  • guilt
  • astigmatism

Etymology

  • maladie (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maladie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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