endowed with or exhibiting great bodily or mental health

a hearty glow of health

Syn: ↑hearty, ↑full-blooded, ↑lusty
Similar to: ↑healthy
Derivationally related forms: ↑lustiness (for: ↑lusty), ↑heartiness (for: ↑hearty)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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