Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “hale and hearty”

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,健壯的
Her grandfather was hale and hearty, walking five miles each day before breakfast.
她的祖父身體很硬朗,每天早餐前都步行五哩。
Fit and healthyDescribing people who are oldThe elderly
(Definition of hale and hearty from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “hale and hearty” in other dictionaries

Translations of “hale and hearty”

Word of the Day

give the green light to sth

to give permission for someone to do something or for something to happen

Word of the Day

Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.

by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More