Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “sanitary”

See all translations

sanitary

adjective /ˈsӕnitəri/
of or concerning conditions or arrangements that encourage good health.
sanitario
free from dirt and germs
higiénico
The conditions in that camp are not sanitary.
sanitation noun the arrangements for protecting health, especially drainage.
sanidad pública; higiene; sistema de saneamiento (tuberías)
sanitary towel noun a thick piece of soft material that women wear in their underwear to absorb blood during their monthly period.
Compresa
(Definition of sanitary from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “sanitary” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More