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Or what if the good news is that you’re about to secure a new round of funding, but the bad news is you can’t travel to meetings to sew it up because an ailing parent needs your help at home?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Sentences with the adjective ailing

58 examples:

The ailing aunt drew rough breaths.

An ailing woman lives forever.
(Spanish proverb)

Caring for an ailing parent is a life-changing event.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

The Saturday Essay: Caring for an ailing parent is a life-changing event.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

A son takes care of his ailing father at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Family believes the ailing parents were holding on to care for their sick daughter.
(USA Today - National, )

This week, I received an email from a friend who has been caring for his ailing mother.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

When a waiter spotted a frazzled mother struggling with an ailing baby, he took action.
(NBC Today, )

Man lost about $1 million after caregiver arrived to care for his ailing wife, family said.
(USA Today - National, )

A judge Tuesday temporarily expanded the powers of Casey Kasem's daughter over her ailing father.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

Doug Ford has officially launched his campaign to replace his ailing brother as the mayor of Toronto.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Casey Kasem's children are being prevented from visiting their ailing father, his daughter Kerri told CNN.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

Casey Kasem's children are taking their fight against their step-mom to see their ailing father all the way to court.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

The drug is finally in Josh Hardy's system, but his father says his ailing son is still looking at a very tough road.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Parents searching the planet for an organ donor for their ailing baby found their hero in a "Star Wars"-loving stranger.
(NBC Today, )

A floundering Brooklyn writer decamps to Florida to help his ailing parents and makes new friends and tighter family ties.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Bobbi Kristina Brown's father and aunt have been appointed co-guardians of the ailing daughter of the late Whitney Houston.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Two additional suspects, including a Tea Party official, have been arrested over photos taken of the ailing wife of U.S. Sen.
(Fox News - Politics, )

The heir to New York society doyenne Brooke Astor is freed, two months after he was jailed for stealing millions from his ailing mother.
(BBC News - World News, )

Brendan Rodgers has warned Liverpool may have to endure further short-term pain before they can finally turn their ailing season around.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Chrysler Group's third-quarter profit rose 32% as worldwide sales continued to climb, helping the U.S. company prop up its ailing parent.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

An elderly man said he fatally shot his ailing wife while she slept because he couldn't afford her medication, according to an arrest affidavit.
(NBC News Health, )

In this film, directed by Jean-Loup Felicioli and Alain Gagnol, Leo, an ailing boy hero with special powers, takes on a villain in New York City.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Four men, including a Tea Party official, have been arrested in the investigation of photographs taken of the ailing wife of Senator Thad Cochran.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

A federal official said that Mateen had purchased plane tickets for his family to travel to Northern California to visit his ailing mother-in-law.
(NBC News, )

March 29 (UPI) -- U.S. Army Specialist Ricky Glenn Henderson returned from Afghanistan to donate 60 percent of his liver to his ailing grandfather.
(UPI - News, )

"I hope you find real joy and strength in what a wonderful child you've brought into this world and raised," the action star wrote to an ailing father.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Thousands of Thais are joining Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn on his bike as he leads a ride through Bangkok in honour of his ailing mother, Queen Sirikit.
(BBC News - World News, )

Alfonso Ribeiro will take the reigns on 'Dancing With the Stars' Monday night while longtime host Tom Bergeron visits his ailing father near Los Angeles.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Beth Behrs of '2 Broke Girls' stars in Halley Feiffer's caustic comedy about two mismatched people who meet in their ailing mothers' shared hospital room.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

While some banks and building societies allow you to run the account online for an ailing parent, others insist that you do so by post or through a branch.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Daisha Simmons needed to be closer to home to help her single mother and an ailing brother, but the N.C.A.A. and her former university made things tough on her.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

In it, Daniel Laird is summoned to rural Norfolk from Manchester’s Northern Quarter to nurse his ailing father, from whom he has been estranged for nine years.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

A Nepalese man has confessed to the murder of a young boy after claiming a shaman advised him that a human sacrifice would heal his ailing son, local police said.
(CNN - World News, )

Children aren’t tainted by their -5 cube farm job or a stack of bills to pay or dinner to get on the table by 7 pm or an ailing parent – or anything for that matter.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

An Ohio man who fatally shot his ailing wife in her hospital bed is due to be sentenced after a prosecutor recommended a six-year prison term instead of a possible life sentence.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Brendan Rodgers insists Liverpool's dressing room is not being undermined by unrest as he urged his squad to revive their ailing season by securing a League Cup semi-final place.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Brandon Carr should make his preseason debut Saturday night in Miami after missing the first two weeks of training camp to be with his ailing mother before she died of breast cancer.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

The father of Pacific castaway Jose Salvador Alvarenga said he was told his long-lost son vanished on a fishing trip but he didn't have the heart to break the news to his ailing wife.
(NBC Weird News, )

Andrew Cashner pitched four scoreless innings a day after returning from a trip to visit his ailing mother, helping the San Diego Padres to a -0 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

In Still Mine, American actor James Cromwell plays a New Brunswick man facing court after an over-zealous building official tries to stop him from constructing a new home for his ailing wife.
(CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

Leroy Smith, director of South Carolina’s Department of Public Safety, explains a widely circulated picture of himself with an arm around an ailing man who wore a T-shirt emblazoned with a swastika.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Novartis said it would revamp its ailing eye-care unit and has replaced its head after the Swiss drugs giant reported a 57% drop in net profit for the fourth quarter as the business dragged on its results.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

An ex-Marine incarcerated in Iran for nearly two years says in the first letters written to family in Michigan that he is praying for his ailing father and that his grieving mother should not come visit him.
(Fox News - U.S., )

A medical helicopter crashed on its way to pick up an ailing child in southwestern Tennessee on Tuesday morning, killing the pilot and two Memphis children's hospital workers, officials at the hospital said.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

The South Carolina man who avowedly – and publicly - stumped for more than a year in hopes of finding a kidney donor for his ailing wife reportedly found not only a willing –but medically suitable – donor.
(Fox News - Health, )

Weeks after cementing a powerful role in her family’s $40 billion media empire, Shari Redstone is moving to undo the last big strategic move of her ailing father, Sumner Redstone: the divorce of Viacom and CBS.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

The ailing father of a former U.S. Marine imprisoned in Iran is pleading for the release of his son in a letter delivered Wednesday to Iranian President Hasan Rouhani, in New York to attend a meeting of world leaders.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Caring for his ailing mother was one of the most rewarding experiences of Charlie Ottley's life, so he was saddened and shocked to read last week's piece in the Mail by Tess Stimson who was glad her parent's died young.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Over an angst-filled summer of 2012, track coach Jon Drummond and his ailing star sprinter, Tyson Gay, wrestled with whether Gay should use a mysterious medicine that might help him run pain-free at the London Olympics.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

During an angst-filled summer of 2012, track coach Jon Drummond and his ailing star sprinter, Tyson Gay, wrestled with whether Gay should use a mysterious medicine that might help him run pain-free at the London Olympics.
(The Associated Press in CBC Sports, )

Neighbors recall Lance Holger Anderson as a nice, chatty guy who was always ready to help; the kind of person who fixed a flat tire for an elderly neighbor, gave away a Christmas tree to another, and doted on his ailing wife.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Joey Carney finally made the decision for himself and told his parents they could no longer try to talk him out of it: As long as he was a match, he would donate part of his liver to his ailing mother and give her a better life.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

The answer reviews how the benefit amount would then be calculated, comments potential filing strategies for the ailing spouse, and explores potential future strategies for the surviving spouse after attaining full retirement age.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

A man who authorities say may have been unhinged by the death of his ailing mother killed seven people and then took his own life in a house-to-house shooting rampage that wiped out a swath of this tiny town in the Missouri Ozarks.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

Most legally married same-sex couples will be entitled to take up to 12 weeks leave to care for an ailing spouse regardless of whether the state in which they live recognizes their marriage under a rule issued Wednesday by the Department of Labor.
(Timothy M. Phelps in Los Angeles Times - National News, )

Australian journalist Alan Morison, facing a possible long jail sentence over a contentious criminal defamation case, has told his ailing father he will not be able to travel to Australia to attend his 91st birthday, despite fears the news may kill him.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Phone calls and offers of help have been pouring into the Cornwall police from around the world after the story spread about how officers bought and returned a wedding ring to an elderly man who had pawned it to buy food for himself and his ailing wife.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Sentence with the substantivized adjective ailing

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Tony Fernandes, the Malaysian business tycoon, took over the ailing government-linked commercial airline AirAsia 13 years ago and transformed it into a hugely successful budget airline.
(The Independent - World News, )

Sentence with the verb ailing

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Manchester City owner Sheik Mansour has grown frustrated that his huge investment in new MLS franchise New York City is ailing and is using City’s resources for an overhaul of their sister club.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Questions

4 examples:

What changes can be expected to come to the ailing motorsport?
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Carlos Tavares has been charged with restoring the fortunes of the ailing PSA Peugeot Citroën Group, but how will he achieve this?
(Andrew English in The Telegraph - Motoring, )

Is the estimated range of bids for Yahoo, as reported by the Wall Street Journal, too low for the actual market value of the ailing web pioneer?
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Does Washington have what it takes to take advantage of a weakened NL East Division and fend off an ailing but still talented Atlanta Braves outfit?
(Doug Harrison in CBC Sports, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

For every ailing foot, there is a slipper.
(Brazilian proverb)

He is 39. His body and his mind are ailing.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Ailing, he pulled out of the final against Novak Djokovic.
(CNN - Tennis, )

But there couldn't be more at stake for ailing Republicans.
(George Skelton in Los Angeles Times - National News, )

Family hopes Facebook can help find kidney donor for ailing father.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Communications giant reportedly made a bid for ailing media company.
(USA Today - Tech, )

Ailing Michigan teen gets wish fulfilled when Eminem visits his home.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Dealy deals firm battling falling shares and ailing European business.
(Telegraph Staff in The Telegraph - Finance, )

Captives were mostly elderly, ailing, Kurdish military officials said.
(USA Today - World, )

The Ducks’ ailing power play and offense came back to life on Monday.
(Helene Elliott in Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

Here, NEIL ASHTON runs the rule over Spurs' ailing and failing players.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Cole Aldrich had 19 points and 7 rebounds in place of the ailing Jordan.
(USA Today - NBA, )

The ailing 92-year-old executive chairman of Viacom Inc. and CBS Corp....
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

An ailing Mark Teixeira hobbled to first base and waited for a pinch-runner.
(Fox News - Sports, )

A dominant third quarter spurred the Celtics past an ailing Grizzlies squad.
(USA Today - NBA, )

The injury gives the Dodgers a complete rotation of ailing starting pitchers.
(Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

We've saved you the work with this tidy rundown of ailing fantasy commodities.
(USA Today - NBA, )

Hillary Rodham Clinton posts a message for an ailing Nelson Mandela on Twitter.
(USA Today - World, )

Marine group was able to rescue an ailing gray seal pup along a New York Beach.
(Tech Times - Science, )

The Cleveland Browns' ailing quarterback carousel took another turn on Tuesday.
(UPI - News, )

Reports say Cristiano Ronaldo's ailing knee could keep him out of the U.S. game.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Brian Cox plays an ailing Shakespearean actor in this U.K.-Hungary co-production.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

The ailing 93-year-old mogul contends the two women, Manuela Herzer and Sydney...
(Los Angeles Times - Religion, )

Joseph Pickman joins CEO Paula Schneider in her attempt to revive the ailing brand.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

B.B. King, 89 and ailing, will remain under the guardianship of his longtime manager.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

The ailing media mogul has been involved in a court battle over his mental competence.
(The New York Times - Business, )

It could be a rookie speedster, a freshly anointed closer or perhaps an ailing slugger.
(USA Today - Sports, )

His ailing side, locked in a relegation dog-fight, have astonishingly run out of socks.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

With Bosh ailing and Wade a question mark, Miami can turn to slashing forward vs. Utah.
(USA Today - NBA, )

A mock job advert has been put out seeking new players for Michael Clarke's ailing side.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Volunteers are paid up to $3,000 a month to be caregivers for ailing, disabled veterans.
(USA Today - National, )

Vince Cable and George Osborne are at loggerheads over how to help the ailing British pub.
(Daily Mail - News, )

An emotionally charged aid-in-dying bill is seriously ailing in the California Legislature.
(Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

Minus their ailing manager, the Boston Red Sox are trying to keep their focus on the field.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

Michael Flatley's ailing legs will apparently be healthy enough for one last American tour.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Twitter shares surge after sources said the ailing social media moved closer to being sold.
(CNBC, )

The ailing mogul abruptly removed Dauman from his family trust last week, suggesting that...
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

When Catherine Falk asked to see her ailing father, her stepmother shut the door in her face.
(Los Angeles Times - National News, )

The restructuring of the ailing TV maker includes pruning the global workforce and executives.
(CNET News - Business Tech, )

Swiss wins his first grand slam tennis title against an ailing Rafael Nadal in Sunday's final.
(CNN - Tennis, )

Rising hospital parking rates amount to a tax on ailing Canadians, says one medical specialist.
(CBC News - Canada, )

Lewis took over responsibility for resuscitating Britain’s ailing town centres two weeks ago.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Ailing Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has been re-elected, officials announced Friday.
(UPI - News, )

Adrian Beltre isn't sure the time off for the All-Star break did much for his ailing left thumb.
(UPI - Sports News, )

A look at the invisible connections between consumers and the planet's ailing resource frontiers.
(The New York Times - Science, )

The Japanese government is hoping to boost an ailing economy with a $29 billion US stimulus plan.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

CBS Corp named CEO Leslie Moonves as chairman on Wednesday, replacing the ailing Sumner Redstone.
(CNBC, )

Ben Carson wants to convince voters that a doctor is best positioned to fix what's ailing America.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

The New Yorker cartoonist has written a sort of graphic memoir about caring for her ailing parents.
(The New York Times - Health, )

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) Matt Forte is in no rush to give his ailing hamstring a run during practice.
(Fox News - Sports, )

New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker is expected to have an MRI on his ailing shoulder this week.
(UPI - Sports News, )

Rob Ford's brother says the ailing Toronto mayor will begin a second round of chemotherapy on Tuesday.
(The Canadian Press in CBC News - Canada, )

Ex-Pennsylvania governor Rendell says the U.S. needs to spend more money on its ailing infrastructure.
(CNBC, )

Thailand's king has made a rare, brief appearance on television amid concerns about his ailing health.
(Fox News - World, )

The Quebec hometown of ailing former NHLer Gino Odjick is planning to rename the local arena after him.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

The Royals' Salvador Perez had spent the last three games on the bench, nursing his ailing right wrist.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

Rare sand lizards have been released on sand dunes in North Wales in a bid to revive ailing populations.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

The ailing legendary DJ's wife, ex-wife, and children are battling for control of his medical treatment.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Music, )

Yvette Nicole Brown will not return on season six of "Community" in order to care for her ailing father.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich hasn't provided much evidence of progress in moving beyond the ailing PC market.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Retail expert Mary Portas tried to turn around ailing small businesses in BBC2 series Mary Queen of Shops.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Casey Kasem's publicist says the ailing, 82-year-old radio and TV icon has been found in Washington State.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Swiss wins his first grand slam tennis title in four sets against an ailing Rafael Nadal in Sunday's final.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Yu Darvish, the Texas Rangers’ ace, will have season-ending surgery on his ailing right elbow on Tuesday.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

Ailing blues legend B.B. King has announced on his website he is receiving hospice care in his Nevada home.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

The ailing media tycoon, through a spokesman, announced Tuesday that Thaddeus Jankowski and Jill Krutick...
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

A rare and risky mission is underway to rescue an ailing scientist at a remote South Pole research station.
(NBC News Science, )

Marseille's new American owner, Frank McCourt, is moving quickly to make the ailing club competitive again.
(Los Angeles Times - Soccer, )

Rafael Nadal's doctor says the 14-time Grand Slam winner will receive stem cell treatment on his ailing back.
(The New York Times - Tennis, )

Donohue, an ailing former TV technician, testified today at Duffy's fraud, bribery and breach of trust trial.
(Kathleen Harris in CBC News - Politics, )

It's a bid to reverse the ailing fortunes of the social media company that has lost the faith of Wall Street.
(USA Today - Tech, )

Out go the finance, marketing, and operations chiefs as BlackBerry works to reinvigorate its ailing operation.
(CNET News - Business Tech, )

Japanese electronics giant plans to exit the ailing market by the end of its fiscal year, sources tell Reuters.
(CNET News - Business Tech, )

Tiger Woods is not sure whether his ailing back will allow him to play in the Masters, which is two weeks away.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

An 87-year-old World War II veteran has parachuted from a plane in an Ohio to support his ailing great-grandson.
(Fox News - U.S., )

An ailing Rafael Nadal battles past qualifier Tim Smyczek in five sets to reach the Australian Open third round.
(BBC Sport - Tennis, )

The ailing former general who later ruled as president for seven years, died at Ankara's GATA military hospital.
(USA Today - World, )

Jim Cramer has identified one segment of the ailing retail group that still has plenty of upside potential left.
(CNBC, )

The owner of Britain's Daily Mail is in early discussions over a bid for the ailing U.S. internet company Yahoo.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - Business, )

Boston third baseman Pablo Sandoval was in Florida on Monday to get a complete diagnosis on his ailing shoulder.
(UPI - News, )

Continued hospitalization means axing another Miley Cyrus concert in Missouri, the ailing pop star has announced.
(CBC News in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

Acclaimed poet Kay Ryan will make a Pen & Podium appearance in Denver on Nov. 18, replacing an ailing Mary Oliver.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

The Denver Broncos added depth to their ailing defensive line on Monday by signing free agent tackle Henry Melton.
(UPI - News, )

Thailand's ailing King Bhumibol Adulyadej cancels a public appearance to mark his 87th birthday, on medical advice.
(BBC News - World News, )

Samsung making chips for smartphones, it turns out, isn’t much of a hedge against the ailing smartphone business.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

Chemicals that plants create to ward off predators can help cure ailing bees who consume it with the plant's nectar.
(Tech Times - Science, )

President Obama is making a renewed push for workers to get paid leave to care for a new baby or an ailing relative.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Ailing world No.1 Serena Williams has been unable to practice ahead of her French Open final against Lucie Safarova.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews once again is dealing with an ailing hamstring, coach Mike McCarthy said.
(UPI - Sports News, )

The European Parliament has narrowly voted against a plan designed to breathe new life into the ailing carbon market.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Sarah Silverman payed respects to ailing "Fashion Police" host Joan Rivers the only way she knows how -- with a joke.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

European Central Bank President Mario Draghi is readying new ways of injecting cash into the region's ailing economy.
(CNN - World Business, )

Craighead, who had been ailing for years, died in his sleep at his Missoula home Sunday, according to his son Johnny.
(Los Angeles Times - Science, )

Tiger Woods had surgery on his ailing back and said Tuesday he will miss the Masters for the first time in his career.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

CA Washington state judge has ordered that a daughter of ailing radio personality Casey Kasem be allowed to visit him.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

Not to say that food culture is ailing, just that the word "restaurant" evokes a hazy memory of mortician's formality.
(The Independent - Travel, )

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr says the new federal budget does “quite a bit” for Canada’s ailing oilpatch.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Japanese electronics giant plans to exit the ailing market by the end of its current fiscal year, sources tell Reuters.
(CNET News - Business Tech, )

Before the Montreal Canadiens' home opener, the Bell Centre crowd gave a huge ovation to ailing goaltender Carey Price.
(Fox News - Sports, )

The list of injured and ailing Dodgers remains a long one less than three weeks before the team's likely playoff opener.
(Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

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