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sickly

1. disposed to frequent ailments; not healthy; weak
2. of, relating to, or caused by sickness
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When the sickliness of those voices becomes too much for even a lover of the genre to bear, it's good to remember that there are still authentic independent voices that are brave, honest and extremely talented.
Conversely, a pale face is more likely to be associated with fear or sickliness.
Yet little Louis's sickliness is symptomatic of the degeneracy that is already inherent in the social fabric, and specifically the inherited degeneracy of aristocracy, suggested by the mention of the "unhealthy-looking blond young man [who] bore the name of a great French family" (104).
46 for 750ml Fruity and sweet, without a hint of sickliness, this is a great one to have on hand for summer barbecues.
The other remarkable story-teller is Kaleimanu, whose sickliness coupled with clairvoyance was evident from infancy:
When the banshi calls the child grey, it is clear that sickliness is implied, but the mother defends this epithet deftly by appealing to the grass as a correlative that proves healthy despite the named color.