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hale and hearty

adjective
 
 
/ˌheɪl.əndˈhɑː.ti/ US  /-ˈhɑːr.t̬i/ old-fashioned
(especially of old people) healthy and strong
(尤指老人)硬朗的,健壮的
Her grandfather was hale and hearty, walking five miles each day before breakfast.
她发现她的祖父身板很硬朗,每天早饭前都步行5英里。
Fit and healthyDescribing people who are oldThe elderly
Translations of “hale and hearty”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指老人)硬朗的,健壯的…
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