Example sentences for: ill

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

  • The egg serves to extract the fever from the ill person, and is then broken into a bowl of water and placed under the bed of the person.

  • As a member of the New York Civil Liberties Union, she sat on the board of directors and discussed issues before the union, such as the proposed Nazi march in Skokie, Ill., in the late 1970s.

  • What plays well in Peoria, Ill., might sound offensive in Panama City or Paris--to mention two capitals where there is special sensitivity to any hint of U.S. hegemonism.

  • Thus, people who are found “mentally ill” can be deprived of their liberty indefinitely in these—and many other—countries.

  • She ages before your eyes, becoming increasingly haggard and ill looking.

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