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noun [uncountable] well-being pronunciation in British English
  1. the satisfactory state that someone or something should be in, that involves such things as being happy, healthy, and safe, and having enough money
    Laughter is taken as a sign of well-being.
    economic/physical/emotional/social well-being
    well-being of: The company looks after the well-being of its employees.
    a sense of well-being: I felt a growing sense of peace and well-being.

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