ailing Definition

in poor health; unwell.

Using ailing: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "ailing" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The ailing patient was admitted to the hospital.

  • Example

    The company is ailing due to financial troubles.

  • Example

    The economy is ailing due to the pandemic.

ailing Synonyms and Antonyms

Antonyms for ailing


Summary: ailing in Brief

'Ailing' [ˈeɪlɪŋ] means in poor health or unwell. It is often used to describe people who are sick or companies and economies that are struggling. Synonyms include 'sick,' 'unwell,' and 'ill.'