The Free Dictionary  
mailing list For webmasters
Welcome Guest Forum Search | Active Topics | Members

indisposed Options
Daemon
Posted: Thursday, July 12, 2018 12:00:00 AM
Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 3/7/2009
Posts: 25,780
Neurons: 76,518
Location: Inside Farlex computers
indisposed

(adjective) Somewhat ill or prone to illness.

Synonyms: ailing, peaked, poorly, under the weather, unwell, sickly, seedy

Usage: The princess is indisposed and has cancelled her engagements for the week to allow herself time to recuperate.
KSPavan
Posted: Thursday, July 12, 2018 4:03:33 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 1/28/2015
Posts: 4,576
Neurons: 2,706,509
Location: Kolkata, Bengal, India
Word of the Day
indisposed
Definition: (adjective) Somewhat ill or prone to illness.
Synonyms: ailing, peaked, poorly, under the weather, unwell, sickly, seedy
Usage: The princess is indisposed and has cancelled her engagements for the week to allow herself time to recuperate.
lazarius
Posted: Thursday, July 12, 2018 7:20:22 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 8/27/2016
Posts: 134
Neurons: 98,212
Location: Kotel’niki, Moskovskaya, Russia
Daemon wrote:

A strange feeling when you can't tell if you are under the weather or just averse to going out. Usually passes away when there're no bottles left.


Не надо отчаиваться, товарищ.
draoubelkacem
Posted: Thursday, July 12, 2018 9:34:26 AM

Rank: Member

Joined: 11/22/2017
Posts: 76
Neurons: 171,244
Location: Médéa, Medea, Algeria
If you say that someone is indisposed, you mean that they are not available because they are ill, or for a reason that you do not want to reveal.
draoubelkacem
Posted: Thursday, July 12, 2018 10:21:30 AM

Rank: Member

Joined: 11/22/2017
Posts: 76
Neurons: 171,244
Location: Médéa, Medea, Algeria
slightly unwell.
my mother is indisposed
lazarius
Posted: Thursday, July 12, 2018 11:39:31 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 8/27/2016
Posts: 134
Neurons: 98,212
Location: Kotel’niki, Moskovskaya, Russia
draoubelkacem wrote:
my mother is indisposed

The good lady grows old. She must take physic. And the letting of a little blood can't be hurtful.


Не надо отчаиваться, товарищ.
thar
Posted: Thursday, July 12, 2018 11:56:46 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 7/8/2010
Posts: 18,028
Neurons: 73,186
Yes, depending on the circumstances, if you ask to see someone and are told the are 'indisposed' then mostly likely they are on the loo, passed out drunk, or simply don't like you. Whistle
monamagda
Posted: Thursday, July 12, 2018 3:31:49 PM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 2/4/2014
Posts: 6,735
Neurons: 4,718,000
Location: Bogotá, Bogota D.C., Colombia
Users browsing this topic
Guest


Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Main Forum RSS : RSS
Forum Terms and Guidelines | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2008-2018 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.