What does salty mean?

Definitions for saltyˈsɔl ti

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word salty.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. piquant, salty(adj)

    engagingly stimulating or provocative

    "a piquant wit"; "salty language"

  2. salty(adj)

    containing or filled with salt

    "salt water"

  3. salty(adj)

    one of the four basic taste sensations; like the taste of sea water


  1. Salty(a.)

    Interesting and witty; piquant; -- of discourse.

  2. Salty(a.)

    Racy; sexually suggestive; -- of discourse.


  1. salty(Adjective)

    Tasting of salt.

  2. salty(Adjective)

    Containing salt.

  3. salty(Adjective)

    Coarse, provocative, earthy; said of language.

  4. salty(Adjective)

    Experienced, especially used to indicate a veteran of the naval services; salty dog (from salt of the sea).

  5. salty(Adjective)

    Irritated, annoyed; from sharp, spicy flavor of salt.

  6. salty(Adjective)

    Pertaining to those dialects of Catalan, spoken in the Balearic Islands and along the coast of Catalonia, that use definitive articles descended from the Latin instead of the Latin .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Salty(adj)

    somewhat salt; saltish


  1. Salty

    Salty is the second album by The Mutton Birds. "Anchor Me" reached the top 10 in the New Zealand singles chart.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of salty in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of salty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jill Mikucki:

    Salty water shone like a beacon.

  2. Joe Cassinelli:

    We’re salty New England, you have to keep fighting.

  3. Joe Cassinelli:

    We're salty New Englanders, you have to keep fighting.

  4. Terry Pratchett, Moving Pictures (regarding popcorn):

    If you put butter and salt on it, it tastes like salty butter.

  5. Katherine Zeratsky:

    It gives that same salty taste without being buried in the food.

Images & Illustrations of salty

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