Synonyms of salt in English:



  • 1 the potatoes need salt
  • 2 literary he added salt to the conversation
    zest, spice, piquancy, bite, edge; vitality, liveliness, spirit, sparkle
    informal zing, punch
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  • 1 salt water
    salty, salted, saline, briny, brackish
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    saline containing salt


    salt away

    informal Esther salted away most of her allowancesaveput asideput byset asidereservekeepstorestockpilehoardstow away informalsquirrel awaystash away

    with a grain of salt

    he's a spinner of tales, so take what he says with a grain of saltwith reservationswith misgivingsskepticallycynicallydoubtfullydoubtinglysuspiciouslyquizzicallyincredulously

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