An illness, typically a minor one.
- Along the way, minor ailments were treated and hypochondria dispelled, with adept matter of factness.
- He may be successful without other ailments like fever, common cold and whatever.
- A man hunched over with pain and troubled by a lengthy list of illnesses and ailments.
illness, disease, sickness, disorder, condition, affliction, malady, complaint, infirmity
informal bug, virus
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