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What people want right now is content they can relax around, so our content is creeping more wholesome and purely enjoyable.

From Digiday

Bees are full of wholesome glory and hard work rewarded, but they are also part of what Pawan Dhingra, a sociologist and professor of American Studies at Amherst College, describes as the nation’s hyper-education ecosystem.

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What used to be a controversial device that only the military use for intelligence gathering has gone mainstream, and for far more wholesome uses.

Their inevitable romance is sweet and warm, a wholesome tonic for cynics and anyone who is, or feels, 25 going on 80.

To old memories and trends that remind me of what was good and wholesome, sometimes to a fault.

But religious tolerance would be a wholesome goodie for every boy and girl.

Austin Mahone, the teenage pop star with a more wholesome image than his predecessor Justin Bieber wants to tell you his story.

They did "wholesome things like hiking and hanging out at home."

"Ice cream is a nutritious and wholesome food," he declared on July 9, 1984.

We struggle to think of them as unhealthy, because they seem so pure, so wholesome, so stocked with goodness.

There was one honest dog in that company, but the two-legged specimen was a little "too sweet to be wholesome."

And the familiar scenery, together with the wholesome exercise of sculling, acted as a tonic to his nerves.

She had had a bitter experience of what Mrs. Grundy could say, and felt a wholesome dread of that slanderous individual.

Periods of rest may be made profitable by having on hand as much wholesome literature as you are able to secure.

It is therefore a holy and wholesome thought to pray for the dead, that they may be loosed from sins.


On this page you'll find 101 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to wholesome, such as: healthful, hygienic, pure, all there, beneficial, and clean.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.