malaise

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See also: Malaise and malaisé

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the French malaise (ill ease), from mal (bad) + aise (ease). Compare ill at ease.

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Noun[edit]

malaise (uncountable)

  1. A feeling of general bodily discomfort, fatigue or unpleasantness, often at the onset of illness.
  2. An ambiguous feeling of mental or moral depression.
  3. Ill will or hurtful feelings for others or someone.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

mal- +‎ aise

Noun[edit]

malaise m (plural malaises)

  1. malaise, uneasiness

Etymology 2[edit]

see malais

Adjective[edit]

malaise

  1. feminine form of malais