Example sentences for: ills

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

  • I think it's an easy (and well-traveled) path to pin the blame for many social ills on the perceived lack of communal cohesiveness in American life, and in some sectors it may be correct.

  • We eat without thought to the consequences and expect the medical industry to drop us a pill for our ills, many of which are the result of poor nutrition.

  • Voucher programs currently cover only 0.1 percent of students, so school choice is an untried solution to education's ills.

  • There's a cheap, common, and mostly safe drug, in daily use for centuries by hundreds of millions of people, that only lately has been investigated for its therapeutic potential for a long list of common ills.

  • These films claimed to warn America about its urban ills, but what Cagney's first breakout hit, The Public Enemy (1931), conveyed was the charisma of the amoral hood.

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