What is the opposite of ill?

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Adjective
Opposite of suffering from an illness or disease or feeling unwell
“A healthy child was delivered at term, and the couple will be offered prenatal diagnosis in subsequent pregnancies.”
Adjective
Opposite of having an urge to vomit
“Strangely, I feel fine after that weird concoction.”
Adjective
Opposite of bad or harmful in nature
“Uncomplicated infections are generally benign but, if not treated, can interfere with daily life.”
Adjective
Opposite of not favorable or auspicious
“None of these offers an auspicious precedent or any clear parallel for introducing a flat tax to a mature economy.”
Adjective
Opposite of poor in quality or judgment
“I can make that criticism fairly because I was the person responsible for that less than satisfactory effort.”
Adjective
Opposite of bad, harmful, or hostile
“He gave him a warm welcome and offered him some really delicious fruits.”
Adjective
(slang, somewhat rare) Opposite of very good, in a sublime way
“Choice of workplaces and other privileges can be terminated only for egregious performance or outrageous behavior.”
Adjective
Opposite of rude or discourteous in manner
“If they truly want a private conversation then they should be polite and ask to be excused.”
Adjective
(colloquial) Opposite of weak in character, lacking determination or willpower
“He also stressed the importance of tackling corruption in a determined manner, as it is a threat to democracy.”
Adjective
Opposite of bodeful of bad or unfortunate consequences
Adjective
Opposite of feeling sick with an urge to vomit
Noun
Opposite of a physical (or sometimes figurative) ailment or disease
“In other cases, where a cure is not possible, the treatment aims to maximize the length and quality of life.”
Noun
Opposite of a problem or difficulty
“Many countries have looked into internet voting as a possible solution for low voter turnout.”
Noun
Opposite of any type of harm, injury, hurt or damage
“Good luck taking care of the luck that you might have!”
Noun
Opposite of that which is considered immoral
“Every good that man demonstrates lives in the subtle atmosphere around him, as does every evil that he indulges.”
Noun
Opposite of a disease or period of sickness affecting the body or mind
Noun
Opposite of a misfortune or setback
Noun
Opposite of an illness or medical condition, especially a relatively minor one
Noun
Opposite of an illness that disrupts normal physical or mental functions
Noun
Opposite of a negative consequence or downside of a given course of action
“They have expressed that they want a positive to come out of this situation, and they are going to start a fellowship.”
Noun
Opposite of an event causing great suffering, destruction, and distress
“The believers will find their own peace and prosperity not in seeking their own prosperity, but in seeking the prosperity of the city.”
Adverb
Opposite of in a bad, wrong, or imperfect manner
“The New York Times found that Birgel and Leander made a likable pair of lovers and that the movie was well directed and technically perfect.”
Adverb
Opposite of in an unfavorable or inauspicious manner
“The menu is creative and the patio augurs favorably for romantic alfresco dining.”
Adverb
Opposite of barely, or only with difficulty
“He could easily lift up the grating, but when his head was in he could not so easily get it out again.”
Adverb
Opposite of not to a sufficient or adequate degree
“They made sure that the animals were well fed and protected before leaving the cabin.”
Adverb
Opposite of in no way
“You can absolutely achieve anything you put your mind to.”
Adverb
Opposite of in a harsh or oppressive manner
“I understood that these prisoners were well looked after, almost too well, for as far as I know none ever tried to escape.”
Adverb
Opposite of in a fraudulent, illegal or underhanded manner
“We have restrictions and licensees are selling the products that they are legally allowed to.”
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