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salt

British English: /sɔːlt/
, /sɒlt/
American English: /sɔlt/

noun

  • 1 (Chemistry, Culinary) there's too much salt in the rice
    le riz est trop salé
    I don't like a lot of salt on my food
    je n'aime pas manger très salé
    salt and pepper
    du sel et du poivre
    to put salt on food/a road
    saler les aliments/une route
    before n (molecule, crystal, solution)
    de sel
    (industry, refining)
    du sel
    (production, factory)
    de sel
  • 2
    [dated]
    [informal]
    (sailor) an old salt
    un vieux loup de mer

also: salts plural noun

  • (Pharmacology)
    sels mpl

adjective before n

transitive verb

  • saler (meat, fish, road, path)

Idioms

to cry salt tears

[literary]
verser des larmes amères

to be the salt of the earth

être le sel de la terre

you should take his remarks with a grain ou a pinch of salt

il ne faut pas prendre ses remarques pour argent comptant

any teacher worth his salt knows that

tout enseignant digne de ce nom sait cela

Phrasal verbs

salt away

salt away [something], salt [something] away

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SALT
British English: /sɔːlt/
, /sɒlt/
American English: /sɔlt/

noun

  • Strategic Arms Limitation Talks
    négociations (fpl) SALT

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