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{adjective}

1. general

sickly (also: pale-faced, pasty-faced, sick, wan)
he didn't seem at all well, he looked pale and sickly
lo encontré muy mal, pálido y desmejorado
sickly (also: infirm, unhealthy)
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enfermizo {adj. m}
However good the Dutch Presidency’s technical ability, it is politically divided and is thus becoming a sickly figure.
Por muy buena que sea la capacidad técnica de la Presidencia neerlandesa, está dividida políticamente y, por lo tanto, se está convirtiendo en una figura enfermiza.
The euro will become a strong currency, despite the negative noises coming from the chancellorship candidate from Hanover, who believes that the euro is premature and will be a sickly infant.
El euro va a ser fuerte a pesar de los mensajes negativos que se lanzan, como el del candidato a Canciller de Hanover/Baja Sajonia quien ha dicho que el euro es un sietemesino enfermizo.
The euro will become a strong currency, despite the negative noises coming from the chancellorship candidate from Hanover, who believes that the euro is premature and will be a sickly infant.
El euro va a ser fuerte a pesar de los mensajes negativos que se lanzan, como el del candidato a Canciller de Hanover/ Baja Sajonia quien ha dicho que el euro es un sietemesino enfermizo.
sickly (also: infirm, unhealthy)
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enfermiza {adj. f}
However good the Dutch Presidency’s technical ability, it is politically divided and is thus becoming a sickly figure.
Por muy buena que sea la capacidad técnica de la Presidencia neerlandesa, está dividida políticamente y, por lo tanto, se está convirtiendo en una figura enfermiza.
sickly (also: gaunt, weak)
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enteco {adj. m}
sickly (also: gaunt, weak)
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enteca {adj. f}
sickly
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enclenque {adj.} (enfermizo)
sickly
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enfermucho {adj.} [coll.]
sickly (also: weak)
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entelerido {adj.} [Mex.]
sickly (also: sickly-sweet)
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hostigoso {adj.} [SAm.] (comida, bebida)

2. "cloying"

sickly (also: fulsome, icky, oily, oleaginous)
sickly (also: awful, crummy, horrible, fearful)
sickly (also: awful, minging, bilious, evil)

Context sentences for "sickly" in Spanish

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EnglishHowever good the Dutch Presidency’ s technical ability, it is politically divided and is thus becoming a sickly figure.
Europa se merece algo mejor, más centrada en el aspecto social, más fuerte y ante todo más democrática.
EnglishWe hoped and longed for the arrival of this child, but unfortunately it is a little sickly for lack of sufficient financial support.
Nace un niño esperadísimo y deseadísimo, pero, lamentablemente, un poco raquítico por falta de una adecuada dotación financiera.
Englisha sickly sentimental ballad
Englishit's sickly sweet
Englishit's very sickly sweet