Meaning of “wellness” in the English Dictionary

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"wellness" in British English

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wellnessnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈwel.nəs/ us /ˈwel.nəs/ mainly US


  • They show the seven elements of wellness – the state of being healthy.
  • You may want to have categories, or groups of ideas, like the elements of wellness: emotional, spiritual, intellectual, environmental, occupational, physical, and social.

(Definition of “wellness” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"wellness" in American English

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wellnessnoun [ U ]

us /ˈwel·nəs/

the condition of being healthy:

The book promotes wellness through diet and exercise.

(Definition of “wellness” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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