Part of speech: adjective
Origin: Latin, mid-16th century
Examples of Salubrious in a sentence
"Regular exercise is always a wise, salubrious habit."
"My mother teasingly called my salubrious dinners “rabbit food.”"
Popularity Over Time
This word stems from the Latin “salubris,” meaning “promoting health.” Originally from “salus,” meaning “welfare or health.”
Did you Know?
“Salubrious” can also refer to a place that is pleasant and not run-down, such as a health spa in a picturesque location.