salubrious


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sa·lu·bri·ous

 (sə-lo͞o′brē-əs)
adj.
Conducive or favorable to health or well-being.

[From Latin salūbris, from salūs, health; see sol- in Indo-European roots.]

sa·lu′bri·ous·ly adv.
sa·lu′bri·ous·ness, sa·lu′bri·ty (-brĭ-tē) n.

salubrious

(səˈluːbrɪəs)
adj
conducive or favourable to health; wholesome
[C16: from Latin salūbris, from salūs health]
saˈlubriously adv
saˈlubriousness, salubrity n

sa•lu•bri•ous

(səˈlu bri əs)

adj.
favorable to or promoting health; healthful.
[1540–50; < Latin salūbr(is) (akin to salūs health)]
sa•lu′bri•ous•ly, adv.
sa•lu′bri•ous•ness, sa•lu′bri•ty (-brɪ ti) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.salubrious - promoting health; healthful; "a healthy diet"; "clean healthy air"; "plenty of healthy sleep"; "healthy and normal outlets for youthful energy"; "the salubrious mountain air and water"- C.B.Davis; "carrots are good for you"
wholesome - conducive to or characteristic of physical or moral well-being; "wholesome attitude"; "wholesome appearance"; "wholesome food"
2.salubrious - favorable to health of mind or body; "not the most salubrious campsite"; "one of the less salubrious suburbs"
wholesome - conducive to or characteristic of physical or moral well-being; "wholesome attitude"; "wholesome appearance"; "wholesome food"

salubrious

adjective
2. agreeable, respectable, grand, pleasant, nice, posh (informal), luxurious, classy, upmarket, high-class, glitzy, swanky London's less salubrious quarters

salubrious

adjective
Translations

salubrious

[səˈluːbrɪəs] ADJ (frm) (= healthy) → saludable, salubre (fig) (= desirable, pleasant) [district etc] → salubre

salubrious

[səˈluːbriəs] adj [place] → salubre

salubrious

adj
(form) air, climategesund
(inf) district, friendsersprießlich; not a very salubrious pubeine recht zweifelhafte Kneipe

salubrious

[səˈluːbrɪəs] (frm) adjsalubre (fig) (district) → raccomandabile

sa·lu·bri·ous

a. salubre, saludable.
References in classic literature ?
Don't know anything about the north, but am altogether salubrious and balmy, hey, my lady?
His features were pretty yet, and his eye and complexion brighter than I remembered them, though with merely temporary lustre borrowed from the salubrious air and genial sun.
The climate was salubrious, the soil fertile, the rivers well stocked with fish, the natives peaceable and friendly.
Only a few scattered huts could be seen through the pestilential mists; but the appearance of the country soon changed, for it often happens in Africa that some of the unhealthiest districts lie close beside others that are perfectly salubrious.
The atmosphere down here may be salubrious, but I am unaccustomed to it.
We passed a fortnight in these perambulations: my health and spirits had long been restored, and they gained additional strength from the salubrious air I breathed, the natural incidents of our progress, and the conversation of my friend.
Harthouse gave him to understand as they shook hands, for the salubrious air of Coketown.
If it appeared that he had spoken truly, the captain could be turned out of the house without noising the matter abroad, and they could easily account to the Porkenhams for his disappearance, by saying that he had been appointed, through the Court influence of his family, to the governor- generalship of Sierra Leone, of Saugur Point, or any other of those salubrious climates which enchant Europeans so much, that when they once get there, they can hardly ever prevail upon themselves to come back again.
AN appearance at the Hennessy meeting at Newbury could be on the agenda for Salubrious after he made a successful return from over a year off in the feature race of the day at Carlisle.
The scheme, formerly known as Salubrious Place and which dominates the eastern approaches to the city centre, is now called The City Gates as it stands close to one of the key entrances to Swansea in the Middle Ages.
Despite good earnings, rent prices mean I've often lived in less than salubrious areas.
It's all very well now, we're going to some really salubrious locations - Vegas, Sweden, Boston.