Definition of wellness in English:

wellness

noun

  • The state of being in good health, especially as an actively pursued goal.

    ‘measures of a patient's progress toward wellness’
    ‘a healthcare system focused on wellness, not sickness’
    [as modifier] ‘company health and wellness programs’
    • ‘The site generally provides advice on health, wellness and little tips for life.’
    • ‘Dance schools, too, have widened their focus to include wellness seminars in their curricula.’
    • ‘Tied into wellness, of course, is weight management, and the yogurt case reflects American's ongoing clamor for lighter fare.’
    • ‘In Ireland, we are beginning to embrace the wellness concept through our health and safety legislation, the national health promotion strategy, workplace wellbeing programmes and the requirements of individual companies.’
    • ‘Knowing that wellness is a primary concern among the well-heeled and well-educated, cruise lines have created onboard programmes for health-conscious travellers, from those continuing a rigorous training programme to people taking their first steps toward a healthier lifestyle.’

Pronunciation:

wellness

/ˈwelnəs/