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health
British English: /hɛlθ/
American English: /hɛlθ/

Translation of health in German:

noun no pl.

  • 1
    (state) Gesundheitszustand, der
    (healthiness) Gesundheit, die
    in good/very good health
    bei guter/bester Gesundheit
    somebody suffers from poor or bad or ill health
    jemandem geht es gesundheitlich schlecht
    be restored to health
    wieder hergestellt sein
    be in poor health
    in schlechtem gesundheitlichen Zustand sein
    [not] be in the best of health
    [nicht] bei bester Gesundheit sein
    in my state of health
    in meinem Gesundheitszustand
    I'm not doing it for [the good of] my health
    ich mache das nicht meiner Gesundheit zuliebe od. [figurative] nicht zum Vergnügen
    at least you have your health
    du bist wenigstens gesund
  • 2 (toast)drink somebody's health or a health to somebody
    auf jemandes Gesundheit trinken
    good or your health!
    auf deine Gesundheit!
    zum Wohl!
    pros[i]t!

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