Definition of valetudinary in English:

valetudinary

adjective

  • 1Suffering from poor health.

    1. 1.1Showing undue concern about one's health.

Pronunciation

valetudinary

/?val??t(y)o?odn?erē/ /?v?l??t(j)udn??ri/

Origin

Late 16th century from Latin valetudinarius (see valetudinarian).