There are 2 translations of sickly in Spanish:

sickly1

Pronunciation: /ˈsɪkli/

adj (-lier, -liest)

  • 1.1 (unhealthy) [complexion/appearance] enfermizo; [child] enfermizo
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    • The predator weeds out the weak and the sickly (those incapable of participation).
    • In history books, one can find descriptions of this Bulgarian king as ‘weak, sickly, meek and a poor statesman’.
    • King was a sickly child, once bedridden for a year, and at the age of four he one day returned home silently after playing with a friend and crawled into bed.
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    • If there was anything to be salvaged from the situation, it might've been said to have been worth it for the sickly expression on Rupert's face.
    • Not only that, but his formerly vibrant face was now marred by a sickly pallor and shadows under his eyes.
    • Her sun baked skin had deteriorated to a grey, sickly pallor and her eyes had lost its bright sparkle.
    1.2 (cloying) [taste/smell] empalagoso; [color/green] horrible, asqueroso; [grin/smile/expression] forzado
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    • The walls were the same sickly colour, the smell was the same of dense human aromas, and my feelings of determination and acceptance were one and the same.
    • I entered the school and was met by the sweet, sickly smell of flowers and the dead.
    • The atmosphere seemed stifling, the sweet, sickly smell in the air was unbearable.

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Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.

There are 2 translations of sickly in Spanish:

sickly2

adv

  • sickly sweet demasiado empalagoso or (in Andes also/en Andes también) hostigoso a sickly green carpet una alfombra de un verde horrible or asqueroso a sickly sentimental ballad una balada sensiblera

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Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.