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malaise

ma·laise

malaise

 
 
pronunciation:
ma leIz
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part of speech: noun
definition: a state or condition of feeling generally unwell, mentally depressed, sluggish, or uneasy.
She's been in a malaise since she lost her baby, and she hasn't felt up to returning to work.
synonyms:
discomfort, disquiet, feebleness, infirmity, uneasiness
similar words:
angst, anxiety, disease, distress, illness, malady, nausea, sickness
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