Definitions for well-being

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a good or satisfactory condition of existence; a state characterized by health, happiness, and prosperity; welfare.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wellbeing, well-being, welfare, upbeat, eudaemonia, eudaimonia(noun)

    a contented state of being happy and healthy and prosperous

    "the town was finally on the upbeat after our recent troubles"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. well-being(noun)ˈil

    sb's physical and mental health

    worried about his family's health and well-being


  1. well-being(Noun)

    a state of health, happiness and/or prosperity

Webster Dictionary

  1. Well-being(noun)

    the state or condition of being well; welfare; happiness; prosperity; as, virtue is essential to the well-being of men or of society

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