Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


I felt that I was salting his wound, but we were soldiers and--I had the salt.

Prudence had nearly completed her operations and was salting the cream in the pail.

This shouted towards the hatch, where Disko and Tom Platt were salting.

What influence does salting and preservation have upon composition?

A year was added for hardwood treenails, and another for 'salting on the stocks.'

"He's salting them by this time," Snowball muttered to himself.

"I don't believe you've ever been at a salting party," he said.

You encourage me so, that I will slowly go on salting seeds.

A most remarkable case of "salting" was that of the "North Ophir."

It is as necessary to pay attention to the packing of butter as it is to its salting.