Origin of wholesome
Related formswhole·some·ly, adverbwhole·some·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for wholesome
But religious tolerance would be a wholesome goodie for every boy and girl.
They did "wholesome things like hiking and hanging out at home."Boy Shaves Stash, Gets the Girl: Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez Forever|Amy Zimmerman|August 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"Ice cream is a nutritious and wholesome food," he declared on July 9, 1984.An Investigation Into the Delicious Origins of Ice Cream|Andrew Romano|July 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We struggle to think of them as unhealthy, because they seem so pure, so wholesome, so stocked with goodness.
Two weeks in the world of wholesome niceness also leaves you undefended and strangely serene and a bit childlike.
The characters are all brimful of wholesome human interest with Brenda as a paramount attraction.Napoleon's Young Neighbor|Helen Leah Reed
He has refused his assent to laws the most wholesome and necessary for the public good.
By rising late society can thus avoid what little fresh, wholesome air there is to be obtained in a large city.The Story of the Foss River Ranch|Ridgwell Cullum
Other wholesome counsel, which he added, made the Farewell Address a priceless heritage to the generations that came after him.The Greater Republic|Charles Morris
Neither does the mother country lose, because she reaps the fruit of their labors in the shape of cheap and wholesome food.Lorimer of the Northwest|Harold Bindloss