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1. illness

noun. ['ˈɪlnəs'] 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
  • malady
  • sickness
  • food poisoning
  • growth
  • gas embolism
  • catastrophic illness
  • amyloidosis
  • air embolism
  • unhealthiness
  • decompression sickness
  • bends
  • health problem
  • disease
  • toxaemia
  • ague

Antonyms

  • wellness
  • abnormality
  • fullness
  • wetness

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • ill (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Respiratory Illness

  • stillness

Example sentences of the word respiratory-illness


1. Noun Phrase
Avoid recreational diving or flying if you have a respiratory illness.

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