ill

  • 1 Ill — Ill, adv. In a ill manner; badly; weakly. [1913 Webster] How ill this taper burns! Shak. [1913 Webster] Ill fares the land, to hastening ills a prey, Where wealth accumulates and men decay. Goldsmith. [1913 Webster] Note: Ill, like above, well,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Ill — ([i^]l), a. [The regular comparative and superlative are wanting, their places being supplied by worseand worst, from another root.] [OE. ill, ille, Icel. illr; akin to Sw. illa, adv., Dan. ilde, adv.] 1. Contrary to good, in a physical sense;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 ill — ill, sick Ill and sick share responsibilities in peculiar ways, and are not always interchangeable. To begin with, ill is more usually predicative (placed after a verb, as in She was ill), whereas sick occurs naturally in attributive position… …

    Modern English usage

  • 4 ILL — (in der Schriftart „Courier“: Ill) ist der Name verschiedener Flüsse: die rechtsrheinische Ill, siehe Ill (Vorarlberg) die linksrheinische Ill, siehe Ill (Elsass) den Bach Ill, siehe Ill (Saarland) Ill ist: ein Begriff in der Hip Hop Kultur siehe …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 5 ill — ill1 [il] adj. worse, worst [ME < ON illr (replacing OE yfel, evil, in many senses): prob. < Gmc * ilhila < IE base * elk , hungry, bad > OIr elc, bad] 1. characterized by, causing, or tending to cause harm or evil; specif., a)… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 Ill — (Ill) heißen: Ill (Vorarlberg), rechtsrheinischer Fluss in Vorarlberg Ill (Elsass), linksrheinischer Fluss im Frankreich Ill (Saarland), Bach im Saarland Ill ist der Name folgender Personen: Alfred Ill, Romanfigur, Protagonist der tragischen… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 7 ILL — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …

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  • 8 ill. — ill. 〈in bibliograf. Angaben Abk. für〉 illustriert * * * ill. = illustriert. * * * Ill.,   Abkürzung für den Bundesstaat Illinois, USA.   * * * ill. = illustriert …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 9 ill — [adj1] sick afflicted, ailing, a wreck*, below par*, bummed*, diseased, down, down with, feeling awful, feeling rotten, feeling terrible, got the bug*, indisposed, infirm, laid low*, off one’s feet*, on sick list*, out of sorts*, peaked, poorly,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 ill — ► ADJECTIVE 1) not in full health; unwell. 2) poor in quality. 3) harmful, hostile, or unfavourable. ► ADVERB 1) badly, wrongly, or imperfectly: ill chosen. 2) only with difficulty. ► NOUN …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 Ill — Ill, n. 1. Whatever annoys or impairs happiness, or prevents success; evil of any kind; misfortune; calamity; disease; pain; as, the ills of humanity. [1913 Webster] Who can all sense of others ills escape Is but a brute at best in human shape.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 ill- — [ıl] prefix badly or not enough ▪ ill concealed boredom ▪ ill formed sentences …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 ill- — [ıl] prefix badly or not enough ▪ ill concealed boredom ▪ ill formed sentences …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 ill- — [ ıl ] prefix badly: used with many past participles: They were ill equipped to fight. His lips moved in ill disguised amusement …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 ill — adj *bad, evil, wicked, naughty Analogous words: see those at EVIL Antonyms: good ill n *evil Antonyms: good …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 16 Ill — Ill, zwei Nebenflüsse des Rheins, 1) im Kreise Bregenz (Tyrol), entspringt westlich am Jamthaler Ferner auf der Grenze gegen Graubündten u. mündet unterhalb Feldkirch; 2) in den französischen Departements Haut u. Bas Rhin; entspringt in ersterem …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 17 Ill. — Ill., officielle Abkürzung des Staates Illinois (Nordamerika) …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 18 Ill — Ill, 1) rechter Nebenfluß des Rheins, in Vorarlberg, entspringt am Fermuntgletscher, 2176 m ü. M., in den Silvretta Alpen, fließt nach NW., den Nordabhang des Rätikon begleitend, durch das Montafoner Tal und mündet unterhalb Feldkirch nach 72 km… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 19 Ill. [1] — Ill., Abkürzung für Illinois (Staat) …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 20 Ill. [2] — Ill., bei Tiernamen Abkürzung für I. K. W. Illiger (s. d.) …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon