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Meaning of UNWELL

Pronunciation:  un'wel

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  somewhat ill or prone to illness; "my poor ailing grandmother"; "feeling a bit indisposed today"; "you look a little peaked"; "feeling poorly"; "a sickly child"; "is unwell and can't come to work"
  2. [adj]  undergoing menstruation
 

UNWELL is a 6 letter word that starts with U.

 

 Synonyms: ailing, ill, indisposed, menstruating, peaked(p), poorly(p), sick, sickly, under the weather
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Un*well"\, a.
1. Not well; indisposed; not in good health; somewhat ill;
   ailing.

2. (Med.) Specifically, ill from menstruation; affected with,
   or having, catamenial; menstruant.

Note: This word was formerly regarded as an Americanism, but
      is now in common use among all who speak the English
      language.

 

 

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