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health club a private club offering a variety of facilities, equipment, and instruction for physical exercise and fitness to a paid membership.
health food food believed to be esp. good for one's health, such as food that is organically grown and contains no chemical additives.
healthful beneficial to the health. [2 definitions]
health spa a commercial establishment offering a variety of facilities, equipment, and instruction for physical exercise and fitness.
healthy being free from illness; sound. [3 definitions]
heap a great number of things lying on top of each other; pile. [7 definitions]
hear to perceive with the ears. [8 definitions]
heard past tense and past participle of hear.
hearing the ability to perceive sound, or the extent to which one can hear. [4 definitions]
hearing aid a small electronic device that amplifies sound and is worn to improve one's hearing.
hearken to listen carefully; pay attention.
hearsay information or rumor heard from another person but not verified. [2 definitions]
hearsay evidence evidence usu. not admissible in court because the witness has not obtained it by personal observation or experience, but by hearing it from others.
hearse a vehicle for carrying a dead person to a burial site.
heart the organ that pumps blood through the circulatory system of a person or animal. [8 definitions]
heartache feelings of intense pain or grief; anguish.
heart attack a sudden stoppage of the blood supply to the heart that causes damage to the heart muscle, as in coronary thrombosis; heart failure.
heartbeat a single expansion and contraction of a heart.
heart block a disorder in the coordination of the heartbeat, resulting in the atria and ventricles contracting independently of each other.
heartbreak deep sorrow or anguish.
heartbreaking causing deep sorrow or anguish.