la salud
-the health
See the entry for salud.


A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (well-being)
a. health
Tiene noventa años, pero goza de buena salud.He's ninety, but he enjoys good health.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
2. (used to toast)
a. cheers
Estamos aquí en celebración de su matrimonio. ¡A su salud!We are here to celebrate their marriage. Here's to you!
3. (used when someone sneezes)
a. bless you
¡Salud! Toma un pañuelo.Bless you! Take a tissue.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. health
estar bien/mal de saludto be well/unwell
beber o brindar a la salud de alguiento drink to somebody's health
curarse en saludto cover one's back
rebosar de saludto glow with health
tiene una salud de hierroshe has an iron constitution
salud mentalmental health
salud públicapublic health
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
2. (general)
¡salud, camaradas!greetings, comrades!
1 (Med) health
estar bien/mal de salud to be in good/bad health; mejorar de salud to get better
tener buena salud gozar de buena salud to enjoy good health
devolver la salud a algn to give sb back his health; restore sb to health; ¿cómo vamos de salud? how are we today?
salud ambiental environmental health
salud mental mental health; mental well-being
salud ocupacional occupational health
salud pública public health
2 (bienestar) welfare; wellbeing
la salud moral de la nación the country's moral welfare
curarse en salud to be prepared; take precautions
3 (en brindis)
¡a su salud! ¡salud (y pesetas)! cheers!; good health!
beber a la salud de algn to drink to the health of sb
4 (al estornudar)
¡salud! bless you!
5 (Religión) salvation
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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