Infirm and Ill


Infirm adjective - Lacking bodily strength.

Ill is a synonym for infirm in sick topic. In some cases you can use "Ill" instead an adjective "Infirm".

Nearby Word: infirmity


Ill adjective - Temporarily suffering from a disorder of the body.
Usage example: since I'm ill, I guess that I'll just have to miss that dental appointment

Infirm is a synonym for ill in unwell topic. You can use "Infirm" instead an adjective "Ill", if it concerns topics such as sick.

Nearby Word: illness
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Ill and Infirm. (2016). Retrieved 2023, June 08, from
Infirm & Ill. N.p., 2016. Web. 08 Jun. 2023. <>.
Ill or Infirm. 2016. Accessed June 08, 2023.
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