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in the pink

Definition of in the pink in English:

informal In extremely good health and spirits.
Example sentences
  • For many firms, health care design is in the pink.
  • Mr Ramsden said today: ‘We are absolutely in the pink now it's back.’
  • This keeps doctors in the pink, so to speak, and gives the sisters opportunity to discuss at length which medicos hands are colder than the others.
Synonyms
in good health, in perfect health, very healthy, very well, hale and hearty, bursting with health, in rude health;
blooming, flourishing, thriving, vigorous, strong, lusty, robust, bounding, in fine fettle, fit, (as) fit as a flea, (as) fit as a fiddle, in tip-top condition, in excellent shape
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