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1. healthful

adjective. ['ˈhɛlθfəl'] conducive to good health of body or mind.

Synonyms

  • good
  • preventative
  • antiseptic
  • drugless
  • therapeutic
  • organic
  • parasiticidal
  • alterative
  • recuperative
  • healing
  • helminthic
  • orthomolecular
  • carminative
  • preventive
  • prophylactic
  • medicative
  • flatus-relieving
  • sanative
  • anthelminthic
  • anthelmintic
  • remedial
  • medicinal
  • wholesome
  • curative
  • antimicrobic
  • cathartic
  • antimicrobial
  • psychotherapeutic
  • salutary

Antonyms

  • unwholesome
  • septic
  • debilitating
  • disobedient

Etymology

  • -ful (English)
  • health (English)
  • helthe (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Healthful

  • apfel
  • apocryphal
  • awful
  • awful
  • baffle
  • baleful
  • bashful
  • beautiful
  • biffle
  • blissful
  • boastful
  • bountiful
  • bountiful
  • careful
  • cheerful
  • coffel
  • colorful
  • cranfill
  • deceitful
  • deceitful

Example sentences of the word healthful


1. Adjective
Ice cream isn't a healthful food anyway, so is best eaten as an occasional treat.

2. Noun, singular or mass
The fruit also offers many healthful and nutritional benefits.

Quotes containing the word healthful


1. Thoughts are one of the most creative powers we have as human beings. If you hold the mantra in your mind that you are continually becoming more healthful and radiant, that is what you will become.
- Dashama Konah Gordon, Journey to Joyful: Transform Your Life with Pranashama Yoga

2. healthful

adjective. ['ˈhɛlθfəl'] free from filth and pathogens.

Synonyms

  • sanitary
  • hygienical

Antonyms

  • bad
  • worse
  • unfavorable

Etymology

  • -ful (English)
  • health (English)
  • helthe (Middle English (1100-1500))
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