conducive to good health; healthful; sanitary.
of or relating to .
My first active objection was to this anti-hygienic organization, and the lack of necessities for my immediate use.
My Own Affairs Louise, Princess of Belgium
Very often, too, it is suffering from cerebral anæmia, caused by poverty and an anti-hygienic education.
The Conquest of Bread Peter Kropotkin
promoting health or cleanliness; sanitary
1833, from French hygiénique, from hygiène; see hygiene. The earlier adjective was hygienal (1660s).
hygienic hy·gi·en·ic (hī’jē-ěn’ĭk, hī-jěn’-, -jē’nĭk)
Of or relating to hygiene.
Tending to promote or preserve health.
Pathology. elevation of the blood pressure, especially the diastolic pressure. an arterial disease characterized by this condition. excessive or extreme emotional tenseness. Contemporary Examples By one estimate I’ve seen, hypertension control has cut the death rate from stroke in half, and from heart attacks by a third. Study: Giving People Government Health Insurance May Not […]
of or relating to or . inducing or like something that induces . susceptible to , as a person. inducing sleep. an agent or drug that produces sleep; sedative. a person who is susceptible to . a person under the influence of . adjective of, relating to, or producing hypnosis or sleep (of a person) […]
the cherishing or pursuit of high or noble principles, purposes, goals, etc. the practice of idealizing. something idealized; an ideal representation. Fine Arts. treatment of subject matter in a work of art in which a mental conception of beauty or form is stressed, characterized usually by the selection of particular features of various models and […]
a person who cherishes or pursues high or noble principles, purposes, goals, etc. Synonyms: optimist, perfectionist, reformer, visionary, utopianist. Antonyms: pragmatist, skeptic, cynic. a visionary or impractical person. Synonyms: romantic, romanticist, dreamer, stargazer. Antonyms: realist, materialist. a person who represents things as they might or should be rather than as they are: My friend is […]