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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Any physical disease or disorder. A serious problem in society.

Usage examples (34)
  • The very nature of her malady is to make her entertain false hopes.
  • "I am happy to see that the malady is not catching, Miss Constance."
  • I just pray her malady is painful and that she suffers excruciating pain on her way out.
  • Once when they were all together, “Pray, Doctor, ” cried he, “how is it you call the malady our friend is labouring under? for more
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