general health and happiness emotional/physical/psychological well-being to have a sense of well-being We try to ensure the well-being of our employees.Extra examples A better water supply would contribute dramatically to the villagers’ well-being. She was filled with a sense of well-being. Being with my family gives me a wonderful sense of well-being. Physical and emotional well-being are closely linked. She always looks after her sister’s emotional well-being. This industry is vital to the economic well-being of the city. We need to look after the health and well-being of our community.