well-being

Well-being is a state of health, happiness, and contentment. Everyone wants to enjoy well-being.

When things are going well in a person's life, she feels a sense of well-being. Being healthy, happy, and having friends are all signs of well-being, while if you lose your job or becomes seriously ill, others will be concerned about your well-being. People in dangerous jobs like soldiers or police officers often find their well-being in jeopardy. The word well-being is also a philosophical term, especially important in various kinds of moral philosophy.

Definitions of well-being
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n a contented state of being happy and healthy and prosperous

Synonyms:
eudaemonia, eudaimonia, upbeat, welfare, wellbeing
Antonyms:
ill-being
lack of prosperity or happiness or health
Types:
fool's paradise
an illusory state of wellbeing
health, wellness
a healthy state of wellbeing free from disease
Type of:
prosperity, successfulness
the condition of prospering; having good fortune

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