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  1. health
    IPA[helTH]
  2. noun

    • 1. the state of being free from illness or injury:

      he was restored to health a health risk
      Synonym : good physical condition, healthiness, fitness, physical fitness, well-being, haleness, good trim, good shape, fine fettle, good kilter, robustness, strength, vigor, soundness, salubrity
    • 2. a person's mental or physical condition:

      bad health forced him to retire a standard for measuring the financial health of a company
      Synonym : state of health, physical state, physical health, physical shape, condition, constitution, form
    • 3. used to express friendly feelings toward one's companions before drinking.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: health, plural noun: your healths

    • noun

      the state of being free from illness or injury:

      a person's mental or physical condition:

    • noun

      the branch of public health concerned with monitoring or mitigating those factors in the environment that affect human health and disease:

      the condition of the environment in a particular region, especially as regards ecological diversity or pollution:

    • noun

      the health of the population as a whole, especially as the subject of government regulation and support:

      the branch of medicine dealing with public health, including hygiene, epidemiology, and disease prevention:

    • noun

      healthcare services provided electronically via the Internet:
    • noun

      a public service providing medical care:
    • noun

      the practice of traveling to a tourist destination with the main purpose of receiving some therapeutic treatment.
    • adjective

      concerned about how healthy one's diet and lifestyle are:
    • plural

      the branch of radiology that deals with the health of people working with radioactive materials.
    • noun

      a residential establishment where people seek improved health by a regimen of dieting, exercise, and treatment.
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