Insalutary

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Insalutary Not salutary or wholesome; unfavorable to health.
    • Insalutary Not tending to safety; productive of evil.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • insalutary Not salutary; not favorable to health or soundness; unwholesome.
    • insalutary Not safe; not tending to safety; productive of evil.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Insalutary in-sal′ū-tar-i not salutary or favourable to health: unwholesome.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. insaluteris, : cf. F. insalutaire,. See In- not, and Salutary

Usage

In literature:

In modern times the moon is no less the deity of insalutary disaster.
"Moon Lore" by Timothy Harley
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