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EN[ˈhɛl.θi] [-ɛlθi]
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    Definition of healthy in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMhealthierSUPhealthiestSUF-y
    1. Enjoying health and vigor of body, mind, or spirit: well.
      1. He was father to three healthy kids. ‎
    2. Conducive to health.
      1. A healthy diet and exercise can help to maintain proper weight. ‎
    3. Evincing health.
      1. (figuratively) Significant, hefty; beneficial.
        1. a healthy respect for authority ‎
        2. Sam unwrapped the sandwich and took a healthy bite out of the middle. ‎
    4. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Munchkins are in fact one of the Healthiest [sic] of the registered cat breeds.
        • Cells were then washed with PBS, counted and 10,000 cells were injected intravitreously using a 33-gauge Hamilton syringe, into healthy wild type mice.
        • While some experts say these girls likely have body image issues or could develop a more serious eating disorder, wannarexics usually range between healthy and overweight.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • She always got white rice at Chinese restaurants even though she knew the brown rice was healthier.
        • Did you see how she waits on him hand and foot? It's not healthy.
        • He would move heaven and earth to make sure his family is healthy.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -y
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        Meaning of healthy for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "healthy" is an adjective. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
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