Definitions for saltiness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

salt•yˈsɔl ti(adj.)salt•i•er, salt•i•est.

  1. tasting of or containing salt; saline.

  2. piquant; sharp; witty.

  3. racy or coarse:

    salty humor.

  4. of the sea or sailing.

    Category: Navy

Origin of salty:

1400–50

salt′i•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. saltiness, coarseness(noun)

    language or humor that is down-to-earth

    "the saltiness of their language was inappropriate"; "self-parody and saltiness riddled their core genre"

  2. salt, saltiness, salinity(noun)

    the taste experience when common salt is taken into the mouth

  3. saltiness(noun)

    the property of containing salt (as a compound or in solution)

Wiktionary

  1. saltiness(Noun)

    The property of being, or tasting, salty.


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