Meaning of “health” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ U ] us uk /helθ/
Extra Examples
Doctors believe that smoking is harmful to your health.A poor diet can lead to health problems in later life.He's obsessive about his health.A lot of these chemicals pose very real threats to our health.It's always wise to see a doctor if you're worried about your health.

A2 the condition of your body:

to be in good/poor health
Regular exercise is good for your health.

how successful and strong something is:

the financial health of the business
→ See also the National Health Service

(Definition of “health” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)