SALT

salt

1. [Adjective]: containing or filled with salt; "salt water"

2. [Noun]: 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

3. [Noun]: a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)

4. [Noun]: the taste experience when salt is taken into the mouth

5. [Noun]: white crystalline form of especially sodium chloride used to season and preserve food

6. of speech that is painful or bitter; "salt scorn"- Shakespeare; "a salt apology"

7. one of the four basic taste sensations; like the taste of sea water

8. [Verb]: preserve with salt; "people used to salt meats on ships"

9. [Verb]: sprinkle as if with salt; "the rebels had salted the fields with mines and traps"

10. [Verb]: add zest or liveliness to; "She salts her lectures with jokes"

11. [Verb]: add salt to

Similar words to 'salt'

Opposite words to 'salt'


Try another search!


Look up words in the English4.Today Online Dictionary and add them to your own personal dictionary for vocabulary practice.

All you need to start your own personal dictionary web is a free English4.Today membership.

English4.today Podcasts

Get immediate access to grammar tests, quizzes, exercises, pronuciation practice, vocabulary building, courses, and an online community all wanting to improve their English and help you improve yours! Standard membership is FREE!!