Definition for salter (2 of 3)
verb (used with object)
- Also salt down. to preserve by adding quantities of salt to, as meat.
- Informal. to keep in reserve; store away; save: to salt away most of one's earnings.
Origin of salt1
Related formssalt·like, adjective
Definition for salter (3 of 3)
Origin of salt2
Examples from the Web for salter
Editor's Note: A previous verison of said Salter was from Illinois, not Michigan.Blues Musicians in Unmarked Graves Are Finally Getting Some Respect|Malcolm Jones|January 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
No word yet from Karp as to whether Salter was being too hard on himself.
For now, Salter is keeping mum, at the request of Simon & Schuster editor Jonathan Karp.
The journey that Salter and McCain had been on together for so many years had come to an end.
In a shadow boxing bout, Schmidt accidentally blackened Salter's eye.
He was not absent from the brig more than two minutes, and Salter was still absorbed in his accounts.
I was right in my opinion; no fresh water to be found; nothing but salt, salter than the sea.Explorations in Australia, The Journals of John McDouall Stuart|John McDouall Stuart
Salter is in the cabin, and he wont know any thing about it.
The salter was also expected to make some, if not all, the sauces required for certain dishes.English Monastic Life|Abbot Gasquet
Mr. Rippenger, not liking to refuse Mr. Salter, consented to our going, but pretended that I was too young.The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete|George Meredith
British Dictionary definitions for salter (1 of 3)
British Dictionary definitions for salter (2 of 3)
n acronym for
British Dictionary definitions for salter (3 of 3)
Derived Formssaltish, adjectivesaltless, adjectivesaltlike, adjectivesaltness, noun
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Idioms and Phrases with salter
In addition to the idioms beginning with salt
- salt away
- salt of the earth, the
- back to the salt mines
- with a grain of salt