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  1. saltverb



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  1. saltnoun

    a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)

    salinity, table salt, saltiness, common salt


  2. salt, table salt, common saltnoun

    white crystalline form of especially sodium chloride used to season and preserve food

    sodium chloride, salinity, table salt, saltiness, common salt


  3. Strategic Arms Limitation Talks, SALTnoun

    negotiations between the United States and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics opened in 1969 in Helsinki designed to limit both countries' stock of nuclear weapons

    salinity, table salt, saltiness, common salt


  4. salt, saltiness, salinityadjective

    the taste experience when common salt is taken into the mouth

    salinity, table salt, coarseness, brininess, saltiness, common salt


  5. saltverb

    (of speech) painful or bitter

    "salt scorn"- Shakespeare; "a salt apology"


  6. saltverb

    add salt to


  7. saltverb

    sprinkle as if with salt

    "the rebels had salted the fields with mines and traps"


  8. saltverb

    add zest or liveliness to

    "She salts her lectures with jokes"


  9. saltverb

    preserve with salt

    "people used to salt meats on ships"


Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. saltnoun

    chloride of sodium, muriate of soda, common salt

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. saltnoun

    chloride of sodium

  2. saltnoun

    seasoning, flavor, savor, taste, piquancy, wit, sense, humor, old sailor

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "salt":

    sal, salts, sel, salted, saline, salty, salé, salado, lrs, salinity, saltwater, flushing, soli, sls

Nicknames0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of known nicknames for "Salt":

    Stefan Alt, S.Alt

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  1. Terry Lee:

    The bar at the hotel keeps the dismembered toes in rock salt in order to dry them out. (Downtown Hotel) We then sit them in rock salt for six weeks and they become preserved. We remove the toes from the salt each time we use them and try to rotate them each week.

  2. John Christian Bovee:

    Discretion is the salt, and fancy the sugar of life the one preserves, the other sweetens it.

  3. Buddha:

    Let yourself be open and life will be easier. A spoon of salt in a glass of water makes the water undrinkable. A spoon of salt in a lake is almost unnoticed.

  4. Miguel de Cervantes:

    It is a true saying that a man must eat a peck of salt with his friend before he knows him.

  5. Vince Lombardi:

    The object is to win fairly, squarely, by the rules - but to win. And in truth, I've never known a man worth his salt who in the long run, deep down in his heart, didn't appreciate the grind, the discipline.

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