Translation of salado in English:

salado

(-da)

adj

  • 1 [Coc] 1.1 (con sal) salted almendras saladas salted almonds la carne está salada the meat is very/too salty las anchoas son muy saladas anchovies are very salty le gusta la comida poco salada he doesn't like too much salt in his food agua 1.2[ser] (no dulce) savory (AmE) savoury (BrE) no me atraen los postres, prefiero lo salado I'm not a fan of desserts, I prefer savory things
  • 3 (CS) [familiar/colloquial], (caro) pricy la multa le salió bastante salada the fine was pretty steep o heavy un veraneo en la costa sale salado a summer vacation on the coast is a pricy business [colloquial/familiar]

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.