What does healthy mean?

Definitions for healthy
ˈhɛl θihealthy

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word healthy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. healthy(adj)

    having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease

    "a rosy healthy baby"; "staying fit and healthy"

  2. healthy(adj)

    financially secure and functioning well

    "a healthy economy"

  3. healthy, salubrious, good for you(p)(adj)

    promoting health; healthful

    "a healthy diet"; "clean healthy air"; "plenty of healthy sleep"; "healthy and normal outlets for youthful energy"; "the salubrious mountain air and water"- C.B.Davis; "carrots are good for you"

  4. healthy, intelligent, levelheaded, level-headed, sound(adj)

    exercising or showing good judgment

    "healthy scepticism"; "a healthy fear of rattlesnakes"; "the healthy attitude of French laws"; "healthy relations between labor and management"; "an intelligent solution"; "a sound approach to the problem"; "sound advice"; "no sound explanation for his decision"

  5. goodly, goodish, healthy, hefty, respectable, sizable, sizeable, tidy(adj)

    large in amount or extent or degree

    "it cost a considerable amount"; "a goodly amount"; "received a hefty bonus"; "a respectable sum"; "a tidy sum of money"; "a sizable fortune"

Wiktionary

  1. healthy(Adjective)

    Enjoying health and vigor of body, mind, or spirit: well.

    He was father to three healthy kids.

  2. healthy(Adjective)

    Conducive to health.

    A healthy diet and exercise can help to maintain proper weight.

  3. healthy(Adjective)

    Evincing health.

    Sam unwrapped the sandwich and took a healthy bite out of the middle.

  4. healthy(Adjective)

    Significant, hefty; beneficial.

    Healthy spankings never fail to restore a rascal's healthy respect for his educators, said dad while he gave Paul a healthy belting over the knee

Webster Dictionary

  1. Healthy

    being in a state of health; enjoying health; hale; sound; free from disease; as, a healthy chid; a healthy plant

  2. Healthy

    evincing health; as, a healthy pulse; a healthy complexion

  3. Healthy

    conducive to health; wholesome; salubrious; salutary; as, a healthy exercise; a healthy climate

Editors Contribution

  1. healthy

    The body, brain, consciousness, conscience, heart, memory, mind, spirit, soul, subconscious structures and systems all functioning at an optimum level.

    She always runs or jogs every day to maintain feeling and being healthy.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 20, 2019  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'healthy' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2825

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'healthy' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3815

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'healthy' in Adjectives Frequency: #335

How to pronounce healthy?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of healthy in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of healthy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of healthy in a Sentence

  1. Daniel Williams:

    If blood in the penis has already clotted, they may also need to use a needle to flush out the blood clot and get normal, healthy blood flowing back into the tissue.

  2. William James:

    There can be no existence of evil as a force to the healthy-minded individual.

  3. Deanna Congileo:

    Jimmy Carter and Jimmy Carter take walks, and they have followed a healthy diet for a lifetime, both Jimmy Carter and Mrs. Carter are both determined to use Both President and Mrs. Carter influence for as long as Both President and Mrs. Carter can to make the world a better place, and millions of the world's poorest people are grateful for their resolve and heart.

  4. Model Sarah Stage:

    The doctor said my baby is healthy. All my girlfriends that are pregnant now, their bellies are a lot bigger, so I asked him and he started laughing. He was like, 'You're fine,'.

  5. Rachael Ray:

    It's crazy, I've never felt more humble and grateful in my entire life than I do right now to be alive, to have two kids that are healthy, to be amongst this crew and this team and getting this opportunity, i don't know how I ended up here, but I'll never lose sight and I never have lost sight of how lucky I am.

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