(of food) having considerably healthy attributes, but not so strictly healthful as to compromise taste, texture, etc.: Our most popular healthyish soup is the fresh tomato bisque, crossing that line for some health foodies with its fearless addition of heavy cream.
(of a lifestyle, etc.) characterized mostly by practices of sensible, healthy habits and choices, but not with strict or rigorous adherence: I try to keep a healthyish balance, enjoying outdoor activities with the family and usually eating unprocessed foods.
- healy, timothy michael,
- heaney, seamus,
Origin of healthyish
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