ill Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “ill” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "ill" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

illadjective

uk   /ɪl/  us   /ɪl/
  • ill adjective (NOT WELL)

A2 [not usually before noun] not ​feeling well, or ​suffering from a ​disease: I felt ill so I went ​home. He's been ill withmeningitis. Sophia fell ill/was taken ill (= ​became ill) while on ​holiday. He is critically (= very ​badly) ill in ​hospital.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

illadverb

uk   /ɪl/  us   /ɪl/
literary badly: He ​treated her very ill.
speak ill of sb formal or old-fashioned
to say ​unkind things about someone: I ​realize one shouldn't ​speak ill of the ​dead.
augur/bode ill formal or old-fashioned
to be a ​sign of ​bad things in the ​future: This ​weatherbodes ill for the ​gardenpartytonight.
can ill afford (to do sth) formal or old-fashioned
If you can ill ​afford to do something, it will ​causeproblems for you if you do it: We can ill ​afford to ​lose another ​member of ​staff.

illnoun

uk   /ɪl/  us   /ɪl/

ill-prefix

uk   /ɪl-/  us   /ɪl-/
in a way that is ​bad or not ​suitable: ill-prepared an ill-judged ​remark

I'll

uk   /aɪl/  us   /aɪl/
short form of I shall or I will: I'll be there at 6.00.
(Definition of ill from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "ill" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

illadjective

 us   /ɪl/
  • ill adjective (NOT HEALTHY)

(comparative worse, superlative worst) having a ​disease or ​feeling as if ​yourbody or ​mind has been harmed by not being ​able to ​work as it should: I ​felt ill, so I went ​home.
  • ill adjective (BAD)

[not gradable] bad: Did you ​experience any ill ​effects from the ​treatment?

illadverb [not gradable]

 us   /ɪl/
badly, with ​greatdifficulty, or ​certainly not: They could ill ​afford to ​lose all that ​money.

illnoun [C usually plural]

 us   /ɪl/
a ​problem or ​difficulty: We ​thought we could ​solve all the community's ills and we have ​failed.

I’ll

 us   /ɑɪl/
contraction of I will or I shall: I’ll ​want to ​seeyourtaxrecords. I’ll be on ​vacation next ​week.
(Definition of ill from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de ill
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Just who is driving this thing?
Just who is driving this thing?
by ,
May 03, 2016
by Colin McIntosh Do you remember Herbie the Love Bug? Herbie was a 1963 Volkswagen Beetle car in a string of Walt Disney movies. In typical Disney anthropomorphic style, Herbie goes his own way, falls in love, cries, plays jokes, and generally has a mind of his own. While the new driverless cars, like those being

Aprende más 

Palabra del día

galaxy

one of the independent groups of stars in the universe

Palabra del día

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Aprende más