in rude health

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in rude health

British, old-fashioned
: strong and healthy
  • We hope to find you in rude health when we arrive.

Word by Word Definitions

rude play
  1. : being in a rough or unfinished state : crude

  2. : natural, raw

  3. : primitive, undeveloped

health play
  1. : the condition of being sound in body, mind, or spirit

  2. : the general condition of the body

  3. : a condition in which someone or something is thriving or doing well : well-being


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