Synonyms of salt in English:

salt

noun

  • 3 informal the bay was angry, as old salts would say See seaman

adjective

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  • salt water
    salty, salted, saline, briny, brackish
    salt water
    [Antonyms] fresh

verb

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Phrases

with a pinch of salt

you have to take what she says with a pinch of salt
[Antonyms] credulously as gospel
with reservationswith misgivingswith a grain of saltscepticallycynicallymistrustfullydoubtfullydoubtinglysuspiciouslydisbelievinglyquestioninglyquizzicallyincredulously

Phrases

salt something away

informal she had salted money away in Brazil saveput asideput awayput bylay byset asidelay asideput to one sidereservekeep in reservedepositkeepstorestockpilehoardstow awaycache informalsquirrel awaystash away

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