OTHER WORDS FROM saltishsalt·ish·ly, adverbsalt·ish·ness, noun
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The water is perfectly clear, has a saltish taste, and at the spring is not unlike weak broth, though it has a disagreeable odor.Down the Rhine|Oliver Optic
Oxide, a compound of oxygen, and a base destitute of acid and saltish properties.A Manual of the Antiquity of Man|J. P. MacLean
Salsaginous, sal-saj′i-nus, adj. saltish: growing in brackish places.
Ill have fifty to-day, Mr. Kuk, she said to the saltish individual when he hailed her from outside the tent.The Corner House Girls Under Canvas|Grace Brooks Hill
People eat these berries and find them good, with a saltish, bitter taste, and yet a dash of sweetness.