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hale and hearty

Healthy. It's true that she was in the hospital a few weeks ago, but she's hale and hearty now.
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party hearty

To engage in a very lively, raucous celebration. I've been busting my hump all week studying for my exams on Friday, so I'm going to party hearty after they're all done! I know she partied hearty on Sunday for her birthday, so she might not be in the best form this morning.
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hale and hearty

Cliché healthy. The young infant was hale and hearty. The calf—hale and hearty—ran around the barnyard.
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hale and hearty

In robust good health, as in After her long bout with pneumonia, I was glad to see her hale and hearty. This redundant expression, since both hale and hearty here mean "healthy," probably survives owing to its pleasing alliteration. [Mid-1800s]
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hale and ˈhearty

(especially of old people) strong and healthy: She was still hale and hearty in her nineties.
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party hearty

and party down
in. to have a great time; to celebrate. (Also as an exclamation: Party down!) The whole class decided to celebrate and party hearty. Let’s party down, dudes!
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hale and hearty

Healthy and vigorous. This term, which dates from the mid-nineteenth century, is redundant, since hale and hearty both mean “healthy.” It survived, no doubt, because of its pleasing alliteration. Thomas Hardy used it in The Dynasts (1903): “We be the King’s men, hale and hearty.”
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Once again receive my hearty felicitations," Murkomen tweeted.
The school's Hearty Lives coordinator Ainsley Brown added: "The group of pupils worked with our catering manager to redo the school menus as along with young people across Renfrewshire, they were keen to see more healthy choices.
"He had a big family and was such a popular figure in the community because Hale and Hearty was only one of the things in which he was involved.
The specific products being recalled are the 400g Hearty Food Company Cottage Pie, with use by dates 24 April 2018, 27 April 2018, 28 April 2018, 30 April 2018, 1 May 2018, 2 May 2018, 3 May 2018, 4 May 2018, 5 May 2018.
A rich, hearty stock or broth, whether it is chicken, beef or vegetable, is the backbone of any soup, but too often that's the stumbling block, as well.
Stone gave a long, hearty laugh at the question, to the confusion of Lee.
The 26-year-old, from Silverbridge, Co Armagh, played Gaelic football for his parish and was employed in the family business Hearty Home Heating Fuels.
One of the injured men recalled doorstaff telling him he'd slipped on shattered glass, rather than been stabbed, Sgt Hearty added.
This was enough money for the Young at Heart group to sponsor a puppy, who has been named Hearty in their honour.
Kellogg's Origins blends European traditions, such as hearty muesli, with the textures of seeds and the distinct flavors of apricots and coconuts.
From Jelly Brownies to a hearty Ultimate Black Daal and Crab Linguine, color photos on facing pages accompany dishes designed for entertaining 8-10, and represent fare that pairs the comfort theme of inviting, hearty dishes with the entertainment requirements of weekend gatherings.
Forest City Ratner Companies (FCRC) announced Hale & Hearty Soups is the latest restaurant to sign a lease at Downtown Brooklyn's MetroTech Center.
The Living Room in George Street has unveiled hearty autumn dishes, including beef and ale pie, rump of lamb and braised red cabbage.
You can enjoy a hearty walk in the country, a great evening at a cosy traditional inn serving hearty food and good beer - then amble upstairs to the comfort of your hotel room.
* Free from breakfast cereal--Doves Farm's Fibre Flakes and Hale & Hearty's Choco Jungle Cereal;