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Spanish translation of “salt”

salt

noun /soːlt/
(also common salt) sodium chloride, a white substance frequently used for seasoning The soup needs more salt. any other substance formed, like common salt, from a metal and an acid. a sailor, especially an experienced one
(viejo) lobo de mar
an old salt.
salted adjective (negative unsalted) containing or preserved with salt salted butter salted beef. saltness noun salty adjective containing or tasting of salt Tears are salty water. saltiness noun bath salts a usually perfumed mixture of certain salts added to bath water.
sales de baño
the salt of the earth a very good or worthy person
valer su peso en oro, valer un Perú/Potosí, valer un imperio
People like her are the salt of the earth.
take (something) with a grain/pinch of salt to receive (a statement, news etc) with a slight feeling of disbelief I took his story with a pinch of salt.
(Definition of salt from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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