salty [ˈsɔːltɪ]

adj saltier, saltiest

1. of, tasting of, or containing salt
2. (esp of humour) sharp; piquant
3. (Transport / Nautical Terms) relating to life at sea
saltily adv
saltiness n

Things that are salty:

  • beards
  • brass trim
  • mahogany
  • Finnish liquorice
  • boat art
  • some tattoos
  • decorative knotwork
  • portholes
  • well stowed rope
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