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(Bad), adjective adverse, antagonistic, baleful, belligerent, calamitous, cantankerous, corrupt, crabbed, crabby, cross, damaging, degenerate, deleterious, depraved, destructive, detrimental, evil, fell, fractious, harm, harmful, hostile, hurtful, immoral, inauspicious, infelicitous, iniquitous, injurious, insult, irascible, irritable, low, mean, mischief, nefarious, nocuous, pernicious, ruinous, sinful, snappish, snappy, sullen, trouble, unfavorable, unfriendly, unkind, unkindly, unlucky, unpromising, unpropitious, wicked, wrong

ill

(Sick), adjective afflicted, ailing, bedridden, diseased, feeble, feverish, has a medical condition, in the hospital, indisposed, infirm, laid up, malady, not feeling well, not up to snuff, not well, on the sick list, out of commission, under the weather, weak
Associated concepts: fee for service, health care
See also: pain, trouble, unsound
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And before I'm reminded of the malice in speaking ill of the dead, let me plead experience: this is the only entirely safe time to discuss any late lamented - or not so lamented - because they can't sue.
I ALWAYS try to adhere to the mantra of not speaking ill about the dead.
Success in inspiring trust and loyalty among a growing customer base is more likely to come through such initiatives as British Food Fortnight rather than speaking ill of one's competitors.
It's a world away from England," he added, "where there are inequalities as there is everywhere, but at least no one gets tortured or killed for speaking ill of the government.
CORDEN HIM OFF: James has a starring Forgive me for speaking ill of a man who seems to be fastbecoming a national treasure, but amusing isn't a word I'd readily associate with Corden.
In his complaint, the man who said he is only seeking reward from Allah -- has also accused a number of writers and media personalities of making sacrilegious comments and speaking ill of the Prophet (peace be upon him).
Even the slightest negative response - beyond, perhaps, the odd word of criticism about the watering policy or amateur jockeys - is treated almost as if it is beyond the pale in some quarters, like speaking ill of the dead.
SPEAKING ILL Eight months after Paul Newman's death he has been attacked in a biography.
The North detained a South Korean employee at the Gaeseong industrial complex Monday for speaking ill of the North Korean system.