Definitions for saltwaterˈsɔltˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
water containing a large amount of salt.
Origin of salt water:
salt•wa•terˈsɔltˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər(adj.)
of or pertaining to salt water.
inhabiting salt water:
a saltwater fish.
Origin of saltwater:
seawater, saltwater, brine(noun)
water containing salts
"the water in the ocean is all saltwater"
salt water; brine
of, relating to, containing, inhabiting, or used in salt water
"Saltwater" is a song by Chicane featuring the vocals of Irish singer Máire Brennan. The track uses parts of Clannad's 1982 hit "Theme From Harry's Game" with both re-recorded and newly-written lyrics. It was released as a single in 1999, reaching the #6 position on the UK Singles Chart and becoming a popular dance track in clubs across Europe. In 2003 the song was used in a national tourism campaign for Ireland and also by Belfast City Council in adverts promoting the city.
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