How to Pronounce salt?

Correct pronunciation for the word "salt" is [sˈɒlt], [sˈɒlt], [s_ˈɒ_l_t].

What are the misspellings for salt?

"Salt" in context

Salt is an inorganic mineral compound composed mainly of sodium chloride. Besides being an essential ingredient in most dishes, salt has been used throughout history as a commodity, currency, and preservative. As one of the earliest known preservatives, salt has been widely used around the world to prevent spoilage of foods while also providing flavor. In fact, the word "salary" is derived from the Latin word salarium, which means "payment in salt".

Salt is a major component in the water cycle and can be found naturally in the environment.

What are similar-sounding words for salt?

Usage over time for salt:

This graph shows how "salt" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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