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UNDER THE WEATHER

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does under the weather mean? 

UNDER THE WEATHER (adjective)
  The adjective UNDER THE WEATHER has 1 sense:

1. somewhat ill or prone to illness

  Familiarity information: UNDER THE WEATHER used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


UNDER THE WEATHER (adjective)


Sense 1under the weather [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Somewhat ill or prone to illness

Synonyms:

ailing; indisposed; peaked; poorly; under the weather; unwell; sickly; seedy

Context examples:

my poor ailing grandmother / feeling a bit indisposed today / you look a little peaked / feeling poorly / a sickly child / is unwell and can't come to work

Similar:

ill; sick (affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function)


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