Word of the Day – 3 November 2017: Salubrious.


Welcome to a regular feature on my blog – WOTD. Each day a new word will be suggested as the word of the day, which could either be an already existing (but rarely used) word or may be a completely made-up one. There will be a short definition and, ideally, an example of how the word would be used in everyday conversation.

I encourage anyone to provide their own words, either in the comments below or by linking their posted word to this blog. Don’t forget the definition or maybe when it should be used.

So, today’s word is: Salubrious. (Adjective).

Pronounced: Sal-oo-bree-us

Healthy, health-giving, beneficial, wholesome. From Latin Salus, meaning health..


Eg: Ursula felt the move out of the inner city to live on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea where the climate was much more salubrious would be most beneficial to her health and also her mental well being.


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