- 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* no me atraen los postres, prefiero lo salado I'm not a fan of desserts, I prefer savory things
- 2 2.1 [familiar/colloquial] [persona] (gracioso) funny, witty es de lo más salado bailando flamenco he dances flamenco with real flair 2.2 [familiar/colloquial] [chiste] risqué [anécdota] spicy
- 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]
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The name of Spain's state-run post office is correos. Stamps can be bought in an estanco, although certified or express mail must be sent from a post office (estafeta or oficina de correos). Postboxes in Spain are silver with red and yellow hoops. There are also red boxes for urgent mail. In Latin America correo, in the singular, means both a post office and the mail system.