Example sentences for: ails

How can you use “ails” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • (Read Slate 's prescription for what ails American .) ...

  • I am not usually aware that I have lower lids, except when something ails them, but the Ossetes specify upper or lower lid without batting an eyelash

  • Despite the near-attacks on Iraq, Time and Newsweek run soft covers: herbal medicine in Time and "super" cars in Newsweek . Time 's cover piece ("It's great business, but is it good for what ails us?"

  • To break through that barrier, the AFL-CIO will need to convince a majority of Americans--or at least a muscular plurality--that solidarity is good for what ails us.

  • But even better is the prospect that future studies may go on to show that writing may actually cure much of what ails us (except for writing-induced ailments like carpal tunnel syndrome or, if you're still using a pencil, writer's bump--that unsightly callus on your index finger caused by holding a writing implement).

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