Definitions for unhealthfulʌnˈhɛlθ fəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•health•fulʌnˈhɛlθ fəl(adj.)

  1. not conducive to good health; unwholesome.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unsanitary, insanitary, unhealthful(adj)

    not sanitary or healthful

    "unsanitary open sewers"; "grim and unsanitary conditions"

  2. unhealthful(adj)

    detrimental to good health

    "unhealthful air pollution"; "unhealthful conditions in old apartments with peeling lead-based paint"

  3. insalubrious, unhealthful, unhealthy(adj)

    detrimental to health


  1. unhealthful(Adjective)

    Not healthy; detrimental to health.

    An unhealthful diet and lack of exercise are common causes for heart disease.


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