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hale and hearty

adjective uk   /ˌheɪl.əndˈhɑː.ti/  us   /-ˈhɑːr.t̬i/ old-fashioned
(especially of old people) healthy and strong: Her grandfather was hale and hearty, walking five miles each day before breakfast.
Translations of “hale and hearty”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指老人)硬朗的,健壯的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指老人)硬朗的,健壮的…
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