1. [syn: healthy, salubrious, good for you(p)]
2. favorable to health of mind or body;
- Example: "not the most salubrious campsite"
- Example: "one of the less salubrious suburbs"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Salubrious \Sa*lu"bri*ous\, a. [L. salubris, or saluber, fr.
salus health; akin to salvus safe, sound, well. See Safe.]
Favorable to health; healthful; promoting health; as,
salubrious air, water, or climate.
Syn: Healthful; wholesome; healthy; salutary.
[1913 Webster] -- Sa-lu"bri*ous*ly, adv. --
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: 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" [syn: healthy, salubrious, good for you(p)]
2: favorable to health of mind or body; "not the most salubrious
campsite"; "one of the less salubrious suburbs"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
19 Moby Thesaurus words for "salubrious":
beneficial, benign, bracing, constitutional, good, good for,
health-enhancing, health-preserving, healthful, healthy, hygeian,
hygienic, invigorating, refreshing, salutary, sanitary,
stimulating, tonic, wholesome