Definition of 'symptom'
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This is not a symptom of increased illness across the nation. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There they find a previously unknown virus and one patient with alarming symptoms. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Weight loss is a symptom doctors take very seriously. The Sun (2011)He showed no apparent physical symptoms of the disease. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is unknown whether the choice of expressing emotional conflicts via bodily symptoms is inherited or learned. Know Your Own Mind (1991)What often surprises people are those symptoms of feeling bad first thing in the morning. The Allergy Handbook (1988)These conditions may be rare but the presenting symptoms are common. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The reason is usually because surveillance attacks the symptoms of problems rather than their causes. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This happens when you are already showing signs or symptoms of a condition. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It should be done if symptoms change or if there is a major change in medication. Living with Angina (1991)When you get a symptom do something about it. The Sun (2014)Some illnesses produce these symptoms and need treatment. The Sun (2014)Then there was the patient with urgent symptoms whose appointment was months ahead. The Sun (2010) Doctors say the symptoms will soon pass. Times, Sunday Times (2012)So what really are the symptoms of bad circulation? The Sun (2008)The most common symptoms of cerebral palsy are tremors and uncontrolled muscle spasms. Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)He is but a symptom of the problem. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The problem is that many of the listed signs and symptoms are normal aspects of adolescent behaviour. Taking Drugs Seriously (1994)Experts claim web addiction can be a symptom of mental illness. The Sun (2009)GPs will be given a checklist of symptoms signalling that patients are within days of death. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The uncertainty is a symptom of profound changes which are still working their way through the university system. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It's the third most commonly reported bodily symptom after headache and tiredness. BE YOUR BEST: How Anyone can become Fit, Healthy and Confident (2002)
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British English: symptom /ˈsɪmptəm/ NOUN
A symptom of an illness is something wrong with your body that is a sign of the illness.
...patients with flu symptoms.
- American English: symptom
- Arabic: عَلَامَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: sintoma
- Chinese: 症状
- Croatian: simptom
- Czech: příznak nemoci
- Danish: symptom
- Dutch: symptoom
- European Spanish: síntoma
- Finnish: oire
- French: symptôme
- German: Symptom
- Greek: σύμπτωμα
- Italian: sintomo
- Japanese: 症状
- Korean: 증상
- Norwegian: symptop
- Polish: objaw
- European Portuguese: sintoma
- Romanian: simptom
- Russian: симптом
- Spanish: síntoma
- Swedish: symtom
- Thai: อาการของโรค
- Turkish: belirti hastalık
- Ukrainian: симптом
- Vietnamese: triệu chứng
Definition of symptom from the Collins English Dictionary
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