Definitions of poorly
  1. adverb
    (`ill' is often used as a combining form) in a poor or improper or unsatisfactory manner; not well
    “the team played poorly
    synonyms: badly, ill
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    good, well
    (often used as a combining form) in a good or proper or satisfactory manner or to a high standard (`good' is a nonstandard dialectal variant for `well')
  2. adjective
    somewhat ill or prone to illness
    “feeling poorly
    synonyms: ailing, indisposed, peaked, seedy, sickly, under the weather, unwell
    ill, sick
    affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function
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