Translation of "ail" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /eil/

(old-fashioned) to be ill

sufrir una dolencia
The old lady has been ailing for some time.

(formal) to trouble

Is tax reform a cure for what ails our economy?
ailing adjective

(formal) ill or weak

his ailing grandmother
Britain’s ailing public transport system.
ailment noun

an illness, usually not serious or dangerous

dolencia, achaque
Children often have minor ailments.

(Translation of “ail” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)