- favorable to or promoting health; healthful: salubrious air.
Origin of salubrious
Examples from the Web for salubrious
I assume the salubrious desert climate wasn't the attraction.The Irony of the Anti-Immigration Violence in Assam
August 20, 2012
So, admitting Mudfog to be damp, we distinctly state that it is salubrious.The Mudfog and Other Sketches
Brighton is entertaining, salubrious, fashionable, what you will.Highways & Byways in Sussex
The climate was declared to be unequalled, salubrious, equable, pleasant and bracing.Greener Than You Think
These districts were found to be salubrious and free from ticks and mosquitoes.In Africa
John T. McCutcheon
They have great faith in the salubrious virtue of certain perfumes.The Coming Race
Edward Bulwer Lytton
- conducive or favourable to health; wholesome
Word Origin and History for salubrious
1540s, from Latin salubris "promoting health, healthful," from salus (genitive salutis) "welfare, health" (see salute (v.)). Related: Salubriously; salubriousness.
- Conducive or favorable to health or well-being.