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To feel or be ill

complain of

to say that you have a pain or are sick

linger on

to be alive, although very sick, for a long time after you seemed likely to die

be a shadow/ghost of your former self

to be much less healthy or successful, or to be in much worse condition than before

go/run to seed

to stop looking attractive and healthy, especially because you have not been looking after yourself

feel awful

to feel sick or unhappy

look awful

to look sick, sad, or worried

feel rotten

to feel sick

see stars

to see flashes of light, especially because of a knock on your head

fight for your life

to be very sick or injured and likely to die

not feel yourself

to be feeling slightly sick

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