insalubrious


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in·sa·lu·bri·ous

 (ĭn′sə-lo͞o′brē-əs)
adj.
Not promoting health; unwholesome: an insalubrious environment.

in′sa·lu′bri·ous·ly adv.
in′sa·lu′bri·ty n.

insalubrious

(ˌɪnsəˈluːbrɪəs)
adj
not salubrious; unpleasant, unhealthy, or sordid
ˌinsaˈlubriously adv
insalubrity n

in•sa•lu•bri•ous

(ˌɪn səˈlu bri əs)

adj.
unfavorable to health; unwholesome.
[1630–40; < Latin insalūbris]
in`sa•lu′bri•ous•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.insalubrious - detrimental to healthinsalubrious - detrimental to health    
unwholesome - detrimental to physical or moral well-being; "unwholesome food"; "unwholesome habits like smoking"

insalubrious

adjective
Not sustaining or promoting health:
Translations

insalubrious

[ˌɪnsəˈluːbrɪəs] ADJ (frm) [conditions] → insalubre, malsano; [part of town] → deprimido

insalubrious

adjunzuträglich

insalubrious

[ˌɪnsəˈluːbrɪəs] adj (frm) → insalubre

in·sa·lu·bri·ous

a. insalubre; antihigiénico-a.
References in classic literature ?
He would have let the house, but could find no tenant, in consequence of its ineligible and insalubrious site.
If such superb white flowers as that could bloom in Catholic soil, the soil was not insalubrious.
Therefore Mahbub had avoided halting at the insalubrious city of Peshawur, and had come through without stop to Lahore, where, knowing his country-people, he anticipated curious developments.
Because the Falor court is a prejudgment attachment case, it is tempting to ignore it for the reason that it poles its way through in the foetid, insalubrious backwaters of a law that few people really care about anymore.
Representations of the school ethos Van de Ruit's expose (albeit humorous) of some of the insalubrious realities of a boys' school raises questions about the frequently expressed discourse of the school as an emotional and physical sanctuary for boys.
The leaks provide illuminating snippets about Borissov's supposed political naivety and alleged links to certain insalubrious characters.
This may be true under certain circumstances, particularly with divine Marmite, or the savoury sandwich spread which owned the insalubrious title of 'camel snot' when I was last at school.
The patriarchal crime lies in co-opting the ingrained masculine/feminine divide to insalubrious ends.
And here, in this crucial scene, Britten helps us see how Mann has aligned them all with the principle of dissolution, of insalubrious passion.
In a move to help settle more such matters with less acrimony and less insalubrious court interference, The Law Offices of Jeffery M.
As strong favourite to become godfather to Trifleface's daughter (she couldn't want for a better guide through the potential pitfalls of modern life), I felt obliged to attend this baby convention, even though the last coffee shop I had visited was in a rather insalubrious district of Amsterdam.
This avoidance of the office might have been an aspect of the unsettled, infectious time which required additional, perhaps insalubrious, duties for the constables.