Salubrious

Pronunciation: [ suh-loo-bree-uhs ]

Definition: adjective

favorable to or promoting health; healthful

Origin: Mid 16th Century; Latin


Etymology: from Latin salubris (from salus ‘health’) + -ous


Usage:

Synonyms:

  • beneficial

  • good

  • healthful

  • healthy

  • hygienic

  • invigorating

  • salutary

  • sanitary

  • wholesome

Antonyms:

  • insalubrious

  • unhealthy

  • unwholesome

Example: She prioritized a salubrious lifestyle to live as long as she could.

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