"(to be) as fit as a flea"
to be very healthy and strong, in excellent form
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Two colleagues are talking ...
Colleague 1: The CEO is sixty-five. Do you suppose he will retire?
Colleague 2: I doubt it. His mind is still as sharp as ever and health-wise, he is fit as a flea.
Colleague 1: I hear he still runs a marathon once a year.
Colleague 2: Amazing!
Two friends are talking ...
Friend 1: The gang is going skiing this weekend. It has been two months since you got the cast off your leg. Are you well enough to ski?
Friend 2: I am feeling as fit as a flea. I've been doing rehabilitation on my leg since the cast came off and I feel better than ever.
Friend 1: Alright then! Let's hit the slopes!
Being as fit as a flea, the fifty-three year old was able to run the half-marathon no problem.
1) My granny is still fit as a flea and reads the newspaper front to back - she knows more about news than I ...
2) He trains every day, he's as fit as a flea and you don't get the sense that he is coming to an end.
3) In no time I was fit as a flea and back to my pre-pregnancy shape.
4) These are unnecessary deaths. These young people are fit as a flea and are in the prime of their lives... but they are dying consistently in ...
5) The positives include 24 birdies, and also I am feeling fit as a flea after four rounds in this weather.
6) ... this great philanthropist (who's probably in his 90s but as fit as a flea) will not be around forever.
7) ... a fitness freak, which is a major reason why she looks fit as a flea even at 43.
8) ... that this man is 86 years of age as he looks as fit as a flea, not an ounce of spare flesh, and his mind is still as sharp ...
9) He says he is still as "fit as a flea" and will never give up writing, mostly in his rural home in Yala.
10) At 76, I am lucky to be as fit as a flea, without any chronic illness.
11) ... as possible through diversification, and hopefully your portfolio will be as fit as a flea this time next year.
12) At his age, he is still fit as a flea and you just don't see him slowing down. He is still scoring goals.
13) At 62, he is still as fit as a flea and must be reflecting on his life.
14) ... then the people, frankly, who are 65 going strong, fit as a flea and working full-time, ...
15) A person who was described as fit as a flea, unceremoniously dropped dead behind his desk at the seat of government, ...
16) ... with all the dancing and walking around, you will be as fit as a flea by the middle of October one way or the other.
17) ... her pregnancy and, following a recent scare, is now feeling fit as a flea - despite having a very active baby inside her!
18) I get sharper and hopefully 2-3 weeks, I will be as fit as a flea and raring to go.
19) She is quite adventurous and fit as a flea, you wouldn't think she was 80.
20) ... lot of wisdom and experience. At 71, I am still fit as a flea.