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Indisposed vs. Pukey

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Indisposedadjective

Mildly ill.

‘He was indisposed with a cold.’;

Pukeyadjective

(informal) Resembling vomit in colour, texture, etc.

Indisposedadjective

Not disposed, predisposed, or inclined; unwilling.

‘I stayed indoors all day, feeling indisposed to finish mowing the lawn.’;

Pukeyadjective

(informal) Inclined to vomit; sick.

Indisposedadjective

Not yet ready (especially with regard to receiving a visitor) because not yet arranged into a state of readiness (i.e., not disposed); (especially, more specifically):

Pukeyadjective

(informal) Vile; contemptible.

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Indisposedadjective

(euphemistic) In the lavatory/WC.

Indisposedadjective

(euphemistic) Undressed; not yet dressed enough to be seen by visitors.

Indisposedadjective

somewhat ill or prone to illness;

‘my poor ailing grandmother’; ‘feeling a bit indisposed today’; ‘you look a little peaked’; ‘feeling poorly’; ‘a sickly child’; ‘is unwell and can't come to work’;

Indisposedadjective

(usually followed by `to') strongly opposed;

‘antipathetic to new ideas’; ‘averse to taking risks’; ‘loath to go on such short notice’; ‘clearly indisposed to grant their request’;

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