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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HEALTHIER

I am glad to see you again, and in a healthier place than the Circumlocution Office.'

Seems to me it grows chill, and I think it is healthier in-doors.

It came in puffs at fust, and every puff was healthier than the one previous.

Our five hundred had helped pay his way to a healthier climate, that's all.'

I'm better built, healthier and stronger in every way than he ever was.

If the world is not fuller and richer for their work, it is at any rate cleaner and healthier.

You can tell me about your children; they are likely to be healthier than mine would be.

It's too low here, I must take Mary away—it's healthier in the mountains.

Our livin' houses and vittles was better and healthier than they is now.

“Never saw a healthier man in my life,” said the second surgeon.

WORD ORIGIN

1550s, from health + -y (2). Slightly earlier in the same sense was healthsome (1530s). Related: Healthiness.

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