saltily
adverb see salty

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • saltily — [sôl′tə lē] adv. in a salty manner * * * See salty. * * * …   Universalium

  • saltily — [sôl′tə lē] adv. in a salty manner …   English World dictionary

  • saltily — salty ► ADJECTIVE (saltier, saltiest) 1) tasting of, containing, or preserved with salt. 2) (of language or humour) down to earth; coarse. DERIVATIVES saltily adverb saltiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • saltily — adv. in a salty manner; sharply, in a piquant manner, shrewdly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • saltily — salt·i·ly …   English syllables

  • saltily — ˈsȯltə̇lē, li, chiefly Brit ˈsäl adverb : in a salty manner * * * saltˈily adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑salt …   Useful english dictionary

  • salty — saltily, adv. saltiness, n. /sawl tee/, adj., saltier, saltiest. 1. tasting of or containing salt; saline. 2. piquant; sharp; witty. 3. racy or coarse: salty humor. 4. of the sea, sailing, or life at sea. [ …   Universalium

  • salty — adjective (saltier; est) Date: 15th century 1. of, seasoned with, or containing salt 2. smacking of the sea or nautical life 3. a. piquant b. earthy, crude < salty language > • saltily adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • saltiness — [sôl′tē nis] n. salty quality or state * * * See saltily. * * * …   Universalium

  • salty — adjective (saltier, saltiest) 1》 tasting of, containing, or preserved with salt. 2》 (of language or humour) down to earth; coarse. Derivatives saltily adverb saltiness noun …   English new terms dictionary

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