a plant, Poterium sanguisorba, of the rose family, native to Eurasia, having rounded heads of small, greenish flowers in short spikes and edible leaves.
noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. a period of youthful inexperience: a man who never lost the immature attitudes of his salad days. plural noun 1. a period of youth and inexperience salad days definition A time of youth and inexperience; often, a better and more innocent time. The expression comes from William Shakespeare’s […]
- Salad dodger
noun an overweight person, esp. one who shuns healthy foods like salad Examples The buffet-style restaurants appeal to salad dodgers. Usage Note derogatory slang
noun 1. a sauce for a salad, usually with a base of oil and vinegar or of mayonnaise. salad dressing noun 1. a sauce for salad, such as oil and vinegar or mayonnaise
noun, Armor. 1. sallet. noun 1. another word for sallet