Definition of Unhealthy in English :

Define Unhealthy in English

Unhealthy meaning in English

Meaning of Unhealthy in English

Pronunciation of Unhealthy in English

Unhealthy pronunciation in English

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Unhealthy

see synonyms of unhealthy

Adjective

2. insalubrious, unhealthful, unhealthy

detrimental to health

3. unhealthy

not conducive to good health

Example Sentences:
'an unhealthy diet of fast foods'
'an unhealthy climate'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Unhealthy

see synonyms of unhealthy
adjective -healthier or -healthiest
1. 
characterized by ill-health; sick; unwell
2. 
characteristic of, conducive to, or resulting from ill-health
an unhealthy complexion
an unhealthy atmosphere
3. 
morbid or unwholesome
4. informal
dangerous; risky

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Unhealthy

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adjectiveWord forms: unˈhealthier or unˈhealthiest
1. 
having or showing poor health; sickly; not well
2. 
harmful to health; unwholesome
3. 
harmful to morals or character
4. 
dangerous or risky
an unhealthy situation

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Unhealthy

see synonyms of unhealthy
adj. un·health·i·er, un·health·i·est
1.
a. Being in a state of ill health; sick.
b. Characterized by or symptomatic of ill health: an unhealthy pallor.
c. Causing or conducive to poor health; unwholesome: an unhealthy diet.
2. Harmful to character or morality; corruptive: unhealthy reading material.
3. Characterized by or symptomatic of disturbed mental health: took an unhealthy interest in violence and fires.
4. Of a risky nature; dangerous: an unhealthy predicament.

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