Translation of "ail" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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ailverb

uk /eɪl/ us /eɪl/

ail verb (CAUSE DIFFICULTY)

[ T ] formal to cause difficulty and problems for someone or something

困擾,使苦惱;使處境困難
The government seems to have no understanding of what ails the country. 政府好像不瞭解國家問題的癥結所在。

ail verb (BE/MAKE ILL)

[ I or T ] old-fashioned to be ill, or to cause to be ill

(使)生病;(使)不適
She had been ailing for years before she died. 她去世前幾年就一直病魔纏身。

(Translation of “ail” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)