Definition of Ill-affected
1. Adjective. Discontented as toward authority.
Similar to: Discontent, Discontented
Derivative terms: Malcontent, Rebellion, Rebellion, Rebelliousness
Lexicographical Neighbors of Ill-affected
Literary usage of Ill-affected
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England: Together with an by Edward Hyde Clarendon (1849)
"... and some declarations of their own, which give too great encouragement, in that argument, to ill affected persons ; his majesty cannot, with confidence, ..."
2. The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England by Edward Hyde Clarendon (1849)
"The poor man spoke very intelligently to him of the country, and of the people who were well [or] ill affected to the king, and of the great fear and terror ..."
3. The Works of Lord Macaulay Complete by Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay (1871)
"The clergy ill affected towards the King. indeed to the established worship; but his was a local and occasional conformity. For some ceremonies to which ..."