from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Disinclination; unwillingness.
  • n. A minor ailment.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a mild illness, the state of being indisposed
  • n. a bad mood or disposition

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The state of being indisposed; disinclination.
  • n. A slight disorder or illness.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being indisposed in mind; disinclination; unwillingness; aversion; dislike: as, an indisposition to travel.
  • n. Lack of tendency or appetency: as, the indisposition of two substances to combine.
  • n. Unsuitableness; inappropriateness.
  • n. Slight illness or ailment; tendency to sickness.
  • n. Synonyms Reluctance, backwardness.
  • n. Distemper, Malady, etc. See disease.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a slight illness
  • n. a certain degree of unwillingness


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