Who would suspect the composer's fragility and sickliness in this work?
They tried to raise a cheer, but the attempt died in its own sickliness.
The Gaffer, moreover, consented to swallow a basin of gruel with just a dash of spirits in it to take away the sickliness of it.
The powers of Hyde seemed to have grown with the sickliness of Jekyll.
Amidst the sickliness and wane of things, neither poet nor saint survives his laurel for more than a day.
To-day some amount of sickliness and headache is bothering me, but nothing to signify….
She drew by a certain warm charm of personality that repelled in closer quarters by its odours of sickliness.
Ugliness and squalor she knew; but sickliness was new to her.
I awoke, however, with a feeling of sickliness, which was speedily succeeded by one of horror.
His complexion was pale almost to sickliness; his figure, which did not rise above the middle height, was slender and bony.