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unhealthy

adjective

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1 bad for the well-being of the body
  • we knew that the junk food at the carnival was unhealthy, but it tasted so good!

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2 involving potential loss or injury
  • criticism of the military dictatorship has proved to be unhealthy for several of that nation's journalists

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The first known use of unhealthy was in 1595

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“Unhealthy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unhealthy. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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