English to Afrikaans Meaning :: illness

siekte
Illness :
siekte
- siektesiektes
 

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Noun(1) impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism

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(1) he died after a long illness(2) he has a serious illness(3) I've never missed a day's work through illness(4) The focus is on the patient's response to the illness rather than on the illness itself.(5) In the early stages, signs and symptoms can be similar to many other more common illnesses like flu.(6) Many cardiac and systemic illnesses can affect the left side of the heart.(7) It can be used to relieve a number of illnesses from migraines to arthritis.(8) He started his career at a time when many of the vanquished diseases and illnesses of today were still killers.(9) People with excess body fat have a greater risk for such illnesses as diabetes and hypertension.(10) There is an increased risk of injury from falls and people are more prone to seasonal illnesses like flu.(11) The children are never free from illnesses and disease, always hungry, always listless.(12) The loss of benefits can lead to illnesses such as diabetes and cancer going untreated.(13) And if you do not cure that sickness, other illnesses will attack and make it weaker.(14) People say that it can help people with illnesses such as arthritis and Parkinson's syndrome.(15) Other viral illnesses include influenza, the common cold, Lassa fever, and ebola.(16) Pox or syphilis was ubiquitous and remedies for illnesses were few and often not effective.
Related Words
(1) mental illness ::
geestesongesteldheid
Synonyms
Noun
1. sickness ::
siekte
2. disease ::
siekte
3. ailment ::
kwaal
4. complaint ::
klagte
5. disorder ::
wanorde
6. malady ::
kwaal
7. affliction ::
ellende
8. indisposition ::
ongesteldheid
10. poor health ::
swak gesondheid
11. infirmity ::
swakheid
12. infection ::
infeksie
13. virus ::
virus
14. bug ::
fout
15. contagion ::
besmetting
Antonyms
1. health ::
gesondheid
Different Forms
illness, illnesses
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I\'m so sorry to hear
about his illness.

I'm so sorry to hear about his ILLNESS.

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 2


And you\'re quite certain
he died of a natural illness?

And you're quite certain he died of a natural ILLNESS?

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 4


I\'ve been diagnosed with mom\'s illness.\0

I've been diagnosed with mom's ILLNESS.

Money Heist Season 3, Episode 3


Well, if you were
referring to her illness

Well, if you were referring to her ILLNESS

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 21


and my illness was no excuse
for my behavior.

and my ILLNESS was no excuse for my behavior.

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 13


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