Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Sickness (Page: 1337)

Sick"ness, n. [AS. seócness.]

1. The quality or state of being sick or diseased; illness; sisease or malady.

I do lament the sickness of the king. Shak.
Trust not too much your now resistless charms; Those, age or sickness soon or late disarms. Pope.

2. Nausea; qualmishness; as, sickness of stomach. Syn. -- Illness; disease; malady. See Illness.