Definitions for salutaryˈsæl yəˌtɛr i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. good, salutary(adj)

    tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health

    "beneficial effects of a balanced diet"; "a good night's sleep"; "the salutary influence of pure air"

Wiktionary

  1. salutary(Adjective)

    Effecting or designed to effect an improvement; remedial: salutary advice.

  2. salutary(Adjective)

    Promoting good health; wholesome; curative.

  3. Origin: From salutaire and its source, , from .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Salutary(adj)

    wholesome; healthful; promoting health; as, salutary exercise

  2. Salutary(adj)

    promotive of, or contributing to, some beneficial purpose; beneficial; advantageous; as, a salutary design

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. W. Somerset Maugham:

    It is salutary to train oneself to be no more affected by censure than by praise.

  2. Bharavi:

    As drops of bitter medicine, though minute, may have a salutary force, so words, though few and painful, uttered seasonably, may rouse the prostrate energies of those who meet misfortune with despondency.


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