There are 4 translations of salt in Spanish:

salt1

Pronunciation: /sɔːlt/

n

  • 1 1.1 u [Culin] sal (f) pass the salt, please pásame la sal, por favor have you put salt on the meat? ¿le has puesto or echado sal a la carne? the salt of the earth la sal de la tierra (to be) worth one's salt any teacher worth her salt toda maestra que se precie de tal, toda maestra digna de ese nombre to rub salt into the wound(s) hurgar* en la herida to take sth with a pinch o grain of salt no creerse* algo al pie de la letra, tomar algo con pinzas (CS) I should take anything he says with a pinch of salt no se puede creer lo que él dice al pie de la letra, todo lo que él diga hay que tomarlo con pinzas (CS) 1.2 u (interest, zest) gracia (f) 1.3 c [Chem] sal (f)
  • 2
    (salts pl)
    2.1
    (smelling salts)
    sales (fpl) (aromáticas)
    2.2 (laxative) sulfato (m) de magnesia Epsom salts sal (f) de Epsom
  • 3 c (sailor) [colloquial/familiar] an old salt un (viejo) lobo de mar

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There are 4 translations of salt in Spanish:

salt2

vt

  • 1.1 (put salt on) [vegetables/meat] salar, ponerle* or echarle sal a; [road] echar sal en 1.2
    (salted past p)
    salado salted butter mantequilla (f) salada or con sal
    1.3 (cure) [pork/herring] salar; [cabbage] curar con sal 1.4 (enliven) (often pass) [conversation/speech] sazonar

Phrasal verbs

salt away

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[colloquial/familiar] [money/profits] guardar he must have a few thousand salted away somewhere debe tener unos cuantos miles guardaditos or metiditos en algún lado [familiar/colloquial]

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 4 translations of salt in Spanish:

salt3

adj

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 4 translations of salt in Spanish:

SALT

Pronunciation: /sɔːlt/

n

u
  • Strategic Arms Limitations Talks
    SALT (fpl)

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.