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?
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.
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.
The climate was salubrious, the soil fertile, the rivers well stocked with fish, the natives peaceable and friendly.
The atmosphere down here may be salubrious, but I am unaccustomed to it.
Harthouse gave him to understand as they shook hands, for the salubrious air of Coketown.
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.
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.
In response to this clamor to establish a university in the Uva Province, the Uva Wellassa University (UWU) of Sri Lanka was established by government gazette effective 1 June 2005 in Badulla, three kilometers on to the Passara Road, in the salubrious surroundings of a panoramic location in the hills.
Mr Towns opened Dylan's Bookstore in Swansea's Salubrious Passage in 1970 and went on to build an unrivalled expertise in the books, letters, manuscripts, ephemera and iconography of the poet.
The destination turned out to be the rather salubrious Narrow Water Castle.
A WINDOW seat in a Rhyl takeaway may not be the most salubrious of surroundings, but when the food is good who cares (writes Jez Hemming)?