Her skin looks blotchy and unhealthy.
Tests revealed an unhealthy level of lead in the water.
Eating honey can be unhealthy for babies.
He was stuck in an unhealthy relationship.
She has an unhealthy interest in natural disasters.
Recent Examples on the WebThe sport has long nurtured an unhealthy relationship with the betting industry.
Samindra Kunti, Forbes, 29 Dec. 2021 After a rollercoaster experience, marrying fellow Atlanta resident Chris Williams and dealing with the tumult of that unhealthy relationship, along with the online criticism of viewers, Banks is moving forward, happy and healthy.
Essence, 29 Nov. 2021 This strikes me as supremely unhealthy: Our supercharged scrolling, our super-scolding, any difference of opinion or real or perceived grievance played out at hysteria pitch.
Catherine Ostler, Vogue, 19 Nov. 2021 Exercise addiction describes an unhealthy relationship and obsession with participating in exercise and fitness activities to the point of being harmful both physiologically and psychologically6.
Sara Lindberg, SELF, 29 Oct. 2021 San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, Palo Alto and San Rafael reached the orange level, which is characterized as unhealthy for some people, Sunday afternoon, according to the Chronicle’s California Air Quality Map tracker.
Jessica Flores, San Francisco Chronicle, 5 Sep. 2021 Far from moralizing, Nolan gives readers a messy, authentic and complicated portrayal of an unhealthy relationship.
Leah Dolan, CNN, 11 Aug. 2021 There is more and some of it has to do with what Elliott saw as Bourdain’s unhealthy relationship with the Italian actress and singer Asia Argento.
Rick Kogan, chicagotribune.com, 19 July 2021 Twenty minutes later, five Colombian men clearly not expecting our visit walked toward us in shorts, t-shirts and dark blue croc-style sandals, looking gaunt and unhealthy.
Natalie Gallón, CNN, 18 Dec. 2021
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