- state or condition of lacking health, solvency, etc.
Origin of ill-being
First recorded in 1830–40; modeled on well-being
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Historical Examples of ill-being
For instance what on earth had possessed me to take such an interest in the well-being or ill-being of Major Sewin and his family?A Frontier Mystery