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insalubrious

Pronunciation: /ˌɪnsəˈluːbriəs/

Translation of insalubrious in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

[formal]
  • 1.1 [climate/housing] insalubre, malsano
    Example sentences
    • I went into this most insalubrious place with little gnome-like people hunched over indescribable pictures, and I asked the man for this Tokyo Rose.
    • The conditions they lived in were atrocious: overcrowded lodging houses, cellars, and garrets, shanty towns in the insalubrious districts beyond the town walls.
    • Shortly before his death he separated from his second wife and went to live in an insalubrious suburb of Paris.
    1.2 (disreputable) [bar/district] poco recomendable

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