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healthy

adjective uk   us   /ˈhel.θi/

healthy adjective (HEALTH)

A2 strong and well: She's a normal healthy child. He looks healthy enough. showing that you are strong and well: The walk had given her a healthy glow. a healthy appetiteA2 good for your health: a healthy diet a good healthy walk
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healthy adjective (SUCCESSFUL)

C2 successful and strong: a healthy economy

healthy adjective (NORMAL)

normal and showing good judgment: a healthy disrespect for authority
healthily
adverb uk   us   /-θɪ.li/
Eat healthily (= eat foods that are good for you) and take plenty of exercise.
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