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The whole 'Melrose' series is an attempt to tell the truth, and is based on the idea that there is some salutary or liberating power in telling the truth.
Edward St Aubyn

Meaning of "salutary" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD SALUTARY

From Latin salūtāris wholesome, from salūs safety.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF SALUTARY

salutary  [ˈsæljʊtərɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SALUTARY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Salutary is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SALUTARY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of salutary in the English dictionary

The definition of salutary in the dictionary is promoting or intended to promote an improvement or beneficial effect. Other definition of salutary is promoting or intended to promote health.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SALUTARY


circumlocutory
ˌsɜ:kəmˈlɒkjʊtərɪ
contributory
kənˈtrɪbjʊtərɪ
coterie
ˈkəʊtərɪ
distributary
dɪˈstrɪbjʊtərɪ
executary
ɪɡˈzɛkjʊtərɪ
executory
ɪɡˈzɛkjʊtərɪ
insalutary
ɪnˈsæljʊtərɪ
interlocutory
ˌɪntəˈlɒkjʊtərɪ
locomotory
ˌləʊkəˈməʊtərɪ
locutory
ˈlɒkjʊtərɪ
motory
ˈməʊtərɪ
noncontributory
ˌnɒnkənˈtrɪbjʊtərɪ
notary
ˈnəʊtərɪ
otary
ˈəʊtərɪ
prothonotary
ˌprəʊθəˈnəʊtərɪ
retributory
rɪˈtrɪbjʊtərɪ
rotary
ˈrəʊtərɪ
statutory
ˈstætjʊtərɪ
tributary
ˈtrɪbjʊtərɪ
votary
ˈvəʊtərɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SALUTARY

salty
salubrious
salubriously
salubriousness
salubrity
salue
Saluki
saluretic
salutarily
salutariness
salutation
salutational
salutatorian
salutatorily
salutatory
salute
saluter
salutiferous
salva veritate
salvability

WORDS THAT END LIKE SALUTARY

commentary
complementary
complimentary
contributary
dietary
documentary
elementary
hereditary
military
momentary
monetary
parliamentary
planetary
proprietary
sanitary
secretary
solitary
supplementary
the military
voluntary

Synonyms and antonyms of salutary in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «SALUTARY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «salutary» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of salutary

Translation of «salutary» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SALUTARY

Find out the translation of salutary to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of salutary from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «salutary» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

有益
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

saludable
570 millions of speakers

English

salutary
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हितकारी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مفيد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

благотворное
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

salutar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উপকারী
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

salutaire
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Salam
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

heilsam
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

有益な
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

유익한
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Salutary
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

làm khỏe mạnh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உடல் நலம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फायदेशीर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sağlıklı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

salutare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zbawienny
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

благотворний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

salutar
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σωτήρια
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

heilsame
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

salutary
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

bring
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of salutary

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SALUTARY»

The term «salutary» is regularly used and occupies the 83.061 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SALUTARY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about salutary

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7 QUOTES WITH «SALUTARY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word salutary.
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Johann Arndt
Whatever man uses without the fear of God, whatever he applies to the mere gratifying of his flesh, cannot fail to operate as a poison to the soul, however pleasant and salutary it may appear to be to the body.
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Edward St Aubyn
The whole 'Melrose' series is an attempt to tell the truth, and is based on the idea that there is some salutary or liberating power in telling the truth.
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Charles Darwin
False facts are highly injurious to the progress of science, for they often endure long; but false views, if supported by some evidence, do little harm, for every one takes a salutary pleasure in proving their falseness.
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Wilhelm von Humboldt
War seems to be one of the most salutary phenomena for the culture of human nature; and it is not without regret that I see it disappearing more and more from the scene.
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Preneet Kaur
Women are as much politicians as men, and I hope that more and more women will enter public life through politics, as this would not only increase participation of women in public life but also have a salutary effect for the amelioration of women's status in India.
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Guru Nanak
Alone let him constantly meditate in solitude on that which is salutary for his soul, for he who meditates in solitude attains supreme bliss.
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Miroslav Volf
I think evangelicals would do better if they concentrated less on bolstering the formal authority of the Scripture - which I certainly would want to affirm - and more on displaying how biblical texts can shape lives in salutary ways, how they are fruitful texts, how they are texts one can live according to.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SALUTARY»

Discover the use of salutary in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to salutary and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Phrases and Passages of a Salutary Song
This 'salutary song' becomes a celebration of the richness of existence in all its forms that reaches moments of arresting beauty and great lyric intensity, as the poet acknowledges that his debt of gratitude to the world is far from being ...
Mario Luzi, 1999
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Plymouth Rock and the Pilgrims and other salutary platform ...
Collects eighty-two of Twain's speeches, lectures, and other public utterances ranging in topic from cigars to the horrors of the German language, women to stage fright, and the sins of the press to causes of moral indignation
Mark Twain, Charles Neider, 1984
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The Gossiping Tongue, and Other Salutary Satires. [In Verse.]
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
George Butler Bradshaw, 2010
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Kaplan AP U.S. History 2009
The long period of salutary neglect by the mother country was coming to an abrupt end by 1763. The British view that the colonists were not capable of protecting themselves was further helped along by the outbreak of Pontiac's Rebellion ...
Krista Dornbush, 2009
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Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Botany: The Salutary Science
In this richly illustrated study, supported by inventories of his botanical library, correspondents and herbaria, Alexandra Cook provides an unprecedented insight into J.-J. Rousseau's study and practice of botany.
Alexandra Cook, 2012
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HIST
salutary neglect Hands-off style of relations between the Crown and the colonies; a loose system of oversight where the Crown ignored governance of its colonies and enforcement of its trade laws so long as the colonies provided England ...
Kevin Schultz, 2009
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Limiting Rights: The Dilemma of Judicial Review
that the actual salutary effects of the legislation are not substantial enough to justify the legislation. The third step of the second branch of the Oakes test requires both that the underlying objective of a measure and the salutary effects that result ...
Janet Hiebert, 1996
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Salutary Neglect
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Lambert M Surhone, Mariam T Tennoe, Susan F Henssonow, 2011
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Homilies on Leviticus, 1-16
(2) This sacrifice which is called "salutary" is divided into two parts: one it calls "of praise"; the other, "of prayer." Yet, each one is called "a salutary sacrifice."91 But since it is not for us now to offer the sacrifices according to the letter, let us ...
Origen, 2010
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The London Medical Dictionary: Including, Under Distinct ...
The usual signs of a freer, slower pulse, a white sediment in the urine, and a soft clammy moisture on the surface, are equivocal, without some change in the expectoration; for unless the sputum assumes the salutary appearance, should even ...
Bartholomew Parr, 1819

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SALUTARY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term salutary is used in the context of the following news items.
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Lifestyle changes can have salutary effect in guarding aging brain …
Latest research in Alzheimer's points to a clear theme, making changes to lifestyle to keep the brain protected. It could perhaps take several years for the ... «Times Gazette, Jul 15»
2
Getting divorced: a salutary tale of why you should talk to each other
We all know that a good headline sells a story, and headlines about the rich and privileged hanging out their dirty laundry in public are almost bound to make ... «Marilyn Stowe Blog, Jun 15»
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AFSPA withdrawal 'positive and salutary' decision: Sitaram Yechury
"The Government of Tripura has taken a very positive and salutary decision. And this is something the Centre and other state governments must emulate," ... «Business Standard, May 15»
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Leonardi: Cooking with olive oil both savory and salutary
Sometimes we have to go outside our comfort zone to experience a completely foreign, but exceptional taste. Our 13-year-old son, as is the case with many (or ... «Auburn Citizen, May 15»
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Party politics offer salutary lesson for England
Want to know what the manager of an international cricket team gets up to? Then read Daniel Brettig's book, Whitewash to Whitewash, on the years between ... «The Times, May 15»
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Tales of the Grim Sleeper – Nick Broomfield's salutary serial-killer …
Tales of the Grim Sleeper – Nick Broomfield's salutary serial-killer documentary. 3 / 5 stars. Nick Broomfield's documentary about LA's Grim Sleeper murders tells ... «The Guardian, Feb 15»
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DCC fraud: a salutary lesson
Deloitte's report into fraud at the Dunedin City Council has proved as damning as suspected. Not only did it involve the pocketing of money from the sale of 152 ... «Otago Daily Times, Dec 14»
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NRAM plc v Steel: relief for solicitors; a salutary lesson for lenders
A solicitor acting on one side of a conveyancing or security transaction does not normally owe a duty of care to the party on the other side. A recent Scottish case ... «Lexology, Dec 14»
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Sutton case a salutary lesson
Roger Sutton case a salutary lesson. KATIE KENNY. Last updated 16:42, November 17 2014. It's a blurry line between jocular behaviour and sexual harassment ... «Stuff.co.nz, Nov 14»
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Peter Taylor: “Meeting Sean again was a sad and salutary
And what about Sean McKinley, the little boy with the initials IRA tattooed on the back of his hand? We finally found him after wearing out much shoe leather on ... «Slugger O'Toole, Sep 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Salutary [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/salutary>. Jul 2020 ».
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