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English definition of “malaise”


noun [S or U]     /mælˈeɪz/ formal
a general feeling of being ill or having no energy , or an uncomfortable feeling that something is wrong , especially with society , and that you cannot change the situation : They claim it is a symptom of a deeper and more general malaise in society . We were discussing the roots of the current economic malaise.Not fit and healthyThin or slender (of people)
(Definition of malaise noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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