Peaky vs Ailing - What's the difference?

peaky | ailing | Synonyms |

Peaky is a synonym of ailing.

As adjectives the difference between peaky and ailing

is that peaky is sickly; peaked while ailing is sickly; sick; ill; unwell.

As a noun ailing is

an ailment.

As a verb ailing is





  • Sickly; peaked.
  • Characterised by peaks.
  • ailing



    (en noun)
  • An ailment.
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  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Sickly; sick; ill; unwell.
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