sickly

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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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Notably, while the tie encourages more relatively healthy workers to stay, it exerts a relatively weak effect on the the sickliest workers.
The second sickliest primary school in the Kirklees area was Pentland Infant and Nursery School in Dewsbury where an average of 27.
The downstairs was furnished in the leavings of those women: lamps in the shape of bejeweled elephants and paintings of the sunset in the pinkest, sickliest of desert pastels.
Modern man, he asserts, "is the most botched of all the animals and the sickliest," because, by developing a moral conscience, "he has wandered the most dangerously from his instincts.