Indisposed



[in-di-spohzd] /ˌɪn dɪˈspoʊzd/

adjective
1.
sick or ill, especially slightly:
to be indisposed with a cold.
2.
disinclined or unwilling; averse:
indisposed to help.
[in-di-spohz] /ˌɪn dɪˈspoʊz/
verb (used with object), indisposed, indisposing.
1.
to make ill, especially slightly.
2.
to put out of the proper condition for something; make unfit:
The long tennis match indisposed me for any further physical activity that day.
3.
to render averse or unwilling; disincline:
His anger indisposed him from helping.
/ˌɪndɪˈspəʊzd/
adjective
1.
sick or ill
2.
unwilling
/ˌɪndɪˈspəʊz/
verb (transitive)
1.
to make unwilling or opposed; disincline
2.
to cause to feel ill
3.
to make unfit (for something or to do something)
adj.

c.1400, “unprepared;” early 15c., “not in order,” from in- (1) “not” + disposed; or else from Late Latin indispositus “without order, confused.” Mid-15c. as “diseased;” modern sense of “not very well” is from 1590s. A verb indispose is attested from 1650s but is perhaps a back-formation of this.

indispose in·dis·pose (ĭn’dĭ-spōz’)
v. in·dis·posed, in·dis·pos·ing, in·dis·pos·es
To cause to be or feel ill; sicken.

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