Part of speech:

Sound; healthy.

Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: noun


Part of speech: adjective

Tending to promote health.

Part of speech: adjective


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Usage examples "wholesome":

  1. At least, there was only that repetition of tea and breakfast that made her and Robert's lives so wholesome. - "The Pastor's Wife", Elizabeth von Arnim.
  2. She was slender, dark- eyed, dark- haired- a lovely, wholesome young creature; gracious and graceful. - "The Tracer of Lost Persons", Robert W. Chambers.
  3. My son, said his Mother gravely, you have now a sad lesson to learn, but a necessary and a wholesome one. - "The Fairy Godmothers and Other Tales", Mrs. Alfred Gatty.