Malady vs. Sickness

Malady vs. Sickness — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Malady and Sickness

Maladynoun

A disease, disorder, or ailment.

Sicknessnoun

The condition of being sick; illness.

Maladynoun

An unwholesome condition

the malady of discontent.

Sicknessnoun

A disease; a malady.

Maladynoun

Any ailment or disease of the body; especially, a lingering or deep-seated disorder.

Sicknessnoun

Nausea.

Maladynoun

A moral or mental defect or disorder.

Sicknessnoun

A defective or unsound condition.

Maladynoun

any unwholesome or desperate condition;

what maladies afflict our nation?

Sicknessnoun

The quality or state of being sick or diseased; illness.

I do lament the sickness of the king. -William ShakespeareTrust not too much your now resistless charms; Those, age or sickness soon or late disarms. -Alexander Pope.Sickness is a dangerous indulgence at my time of life. -Jane Austen.

Maladynoun

impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism

Sicknessnoun

Nausea; qualmishness; as, sickness of stomach.

Sicknessnoun

(linguistics) The analogical misuse of a rarer or marked grammatical case in the place of a more common or unmarked case.

Sicknessnoun

impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism

Sicknessnoun

the state that precedes vomiting