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1709, (w), ''A Sermon Preached before the Sons of the Clergy, at their Anniversary-Meeting, in the Church of St. Paul'' (December 6, 1709)
- St. Paul chose to magnify his office when ill men conspired to lessen it.
(RQ:Fielding Tom Jone)
- A man who is conscious of having an ill character, cannot justly be angry with those who neglect and slight him.
Morally reprehensible (of behaviour etc.); blameworthy. (defdate)
1999, (w), ''A Clash of Kings'', Bantam 2011, p. 2:
- ‘Go bring her. It is ill to keep a lady waiting.’
Unpropitious, unkind, faulty, not up to reasonable standard.
Having an urge to vomit. (defdate)
*1986, (w), ''License to Ill''
1994, (w), ''The What''
- Biggie Smalls is the illest / Your style is played out, like Arnold wonderin "Whatchu talkin bout, Willis?"
Extremely bad (bad enough to make one ill). Generally used indirectly with ''to be''.
Unwise; not a good idea.
1672, (w), ''The Incomparableness of God''
- Oh that when the devil and flesh entice the sinner to sport with and make a mock of sin, Prov. x. 23, he would but consider, it is ill jesting with edged tools, it is ill jesting with unquenchable burnings; (..)
1914, ''Indian Ink'' (volume 1, page 32)
- They arrested everybody—and it is ill to resist a drunken Tommy with a loaded rifle!
1859, Charles Dickens, ''The Haunted House''
- Within, I found it, as I had expected, transcendently dismal. The slowly changing shadows waved on it from the heavy trees, were doleful in the last degree; the house was ill-placed, ill-built, ill-planned, and ill-fitted.
1994, Nelson Mandela, ''Long Walk to Freedom'', Abacus 2010, p. 541:
- His inflexibility and blindness ill become a leader, for a leader must temper justice with mercy.
2006, Julia Borossa (translator), Monique Canto-Sperber (quoted author), in ''Libération'', 2002 February 2, quoted in Badinter|Élisabeth Badinter (quoting author), ''Dead End Feminism'', Polity, (ISBN), page 40:
- Is it because this supposes an undifferentiated violence towards others and oneself that I could ill imagine in a woman?
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''Han iles onga''
The evil one's kids
''Ja har illt i fotom''
I have pain in my feet.
''Han har illt uti säg''
He is concerned.
''Han har illt ini säg''
He has stomach pains.
''Ji hav illt hóvudä''
I have a headache.