Definition of poorly:
unsound, sick, indisposed, crap, sickened, peaky, under the weather, run-down, punk, poor, ailing, unhealthy, mischievously, crudely, second-rate, terrible, badly, unwell, bad, ill, disadvantageously, disgraceful, dire, embarrassing, low-grade, peaked, pitiful, seriously, health, down, naughtily, severely, sickly, laid up, gravely.
- "Botchan (Master Darling)", Mr. Kin-nosuke Natsume, trans. by Yasotaro Morri.
- "The Nether World", George Gissing.
- "Five Little Starrs in the Canadian Forest", Lillian Elizabeth Roy Elizabeth Colborne.