What does saltwater mean?

Definitions for saltwaterˈsɔltˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seawater, saltwater, brine(noun)

    water containing salts

    "the water in the ocean is all saltwater"


  1. saltwater(Noun)

    salt water; brine

  2. saltwater(Adjective)

    of, relating to, containing, inhabiting, or used in salt water


  1. Saltwater

    "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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of saltwater in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of saltwater in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Nancy Bray:

    Without that secondary dune line, we could have saltwater intrusion at the launch pad.

  2. Frank Jordan:

    I had tried to collect( rain) water... but every time the waves would splash into the boat, the waves would put saltwater into my freshwater and it tasted bad.

  3. New York:

    These incidents are yet another example of New York City's outdated infrastructure. It's well-known that saltwater and exposed electrical wires are a dangerous combination, if we want a safer city, we must do more to address this issue.

  4. Pina LoGiudice:

    Studies show that the more sleep you get, the better your immune system will be, i would also recommend a small dose of vitamin C when a woman has a cold. You don’t want to take too much of it because it can induce contractions, so I usually keep it at anywhere less than 500 mg. I love Neti pots, especially if there is a sinus infection. And doing saltwater gargles if you have a sore throat.

Images & Illustrations of saltwater

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