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“EOTS is a poster child for one of the ills of the acquisition process,” the official said.

Writ in its history are all the ills and passions of the past century.

Those were the very ills that you wanted to defeat, not help sustain.

The character-building cornerstone of American life has lately come under fire for ills ranging from racism to concussions.

Kremlin television began airing documentaries blaming sites like VK for all manner of societal ills.

Nature, ever buoyant and imperative, does her best to remedy the ills created by "Man's inhumanity to Man."

To bear the ills and the wrongs of this life more patiently, in the hope of a future reward?

Her spirit had apparently achieved a perfect victory over all earthly ills.

In the blue cups of their blossoms the world quaffed oblivion of the ills of life.

Great trouble, the necessity of working, physical ills, have interfered with my proceedings.


On this page you'll find 66 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ills, such as: malady, illness, pain, ailment, sickness, and abuse.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.