Definition of sickness


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • sickness is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 14 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • sickness is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 16 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of sickness

  • impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. illness
    2. malady
    3. unwellness

  • the state that precedes vomiting (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. nausea

  • defectiveness or unsoundness (noun)

    Examples

    1. drugs have become a sickness they cannot cure
    2. a great sickness of his judgment

See definition of sickness in Merriam Webster