Definitions for heartyˈhɑr ti

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

heart•yˈhɑr ti(adj.)heart•i•er, heart•i•est

  1. (adj.)warm-hearted; cordial:

    a hearty welcome.

  2. genuine; sincere; heartfelt:

    hearty dislike.

  3. completely devoted; wholehearted:

    hearty support.

  4. exuberant; unrestrained:

    hearty laughter.

  5. forceful; violent:

    a hearty push.

  6. strong and well; vigorous:

    hale and hearty.

  7. substantial; abundant or nourishing:

    a hearty meal.

  8. enjoying or requiring abundant food:

    a hearty appetite.

  9. (n. Archaic.)a brave or good fellow, esp. a shipmate.

  10. a sailor.

    Category: Navy

Origin of hearty:

1350–1400

heart′i•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hearty(adj)

    showing warm and heartfelt friendliness

    "gave us a cordial reception"; "a hearty welcome"

  2. hearty, satisfying, solid, square, substantial(adj)

    providing abundant nourishment

    "a hearty meal"; "good solid food"; "ate a substantial breakfast"; "four square meals a day"

  3. hearty, full-blooded, lusty, red-blooded(adj)

    endowed with or exhibiting great bodily or mental health

    "a hearty glow of health"

  4. hearty(adj)

    consuming abundantly and with gusto

    "a hearty (or healthy) appetite"

  5. hearty(adj)

    without reservation

    "hearty support"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. hearty(adjective)ˈhɑr ti

    (of a meal, dish, etc.) large, filling, and usually warm

    a hearty breakfast

  2. heartyˈhɑr ti

    friendly and often loud

    hearty laughter/applause; a hearty welcome

  3. heartyˈhɑr ti

    emphasizes a feeling is strong

    hearty enthusiasm/agreement

Wiktionary

  1. hearty(Noun)

    : Comrade; boon companion; good fellow; -- a term of familiar address and fellowship among sailors. Dickens.

  2. hearty(Adjective)

    Pertaining to, or proceeding from, the heart; warm; cordial; bold; zealous; sincere; willing; also, energetic; active; eager; as, a hearty welcome; hearty in supporting the government.

    Full of hearty tears For our good father's loss. Marston.

  3. hearty(Adjective)

    Exhibiting strength; sound; healthy; firm; not weak; as, a hearty timber.

  4. hearty(Adjective)

    Promoting strength; nourishing; rich; abundant; as, hearty food; a hearty meal.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hearty

    pertaining to, or proceeding from, the heart; warm; cordial; bold; zealous; sincere; willing; also, energetic; active; eager; as, a hearty welcome; hearty in supporting the government

  2. Hearty

    exhibiting strength; sound; healthy; firm; not weak; as, a hearty timber

  3. Hearty

    promoting strength; nourishing; rich; abundant; as, hearty food; a hearty meal

  4. Hearty(noun)

    comrade; boon companion; good fellow; -- a term of familiar address and fellowship among sailors


Translations for hearty

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

hearty(adjective)

very friendly

a hearty welcome.

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