Etymology

1. salsa

noun. ['ˈsɑːlsə'] spicy sauce of tomatoes and onions and chili peppers to accompany Mexican foods.

Etymology

  • salsa (Spanish)
  • salsa (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Salsa

  • balsa

Example sentences of the word salsa


1. Noun, singular or mass
Cover with a jar of your favorite salsa and cook on high for 4 hours.

2. Verb, base form
From tango to salsa and samba, these dances are favorites of nightclubs and ballroom champions.

Quotes containing the word salsa


1. My feet are dense with dance. I move like I’m wearing concrete boots and I’m trying to tread water. If the music is salsa, I may start gargling.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. I don’t trust the answers or the people who give me the answers. I believe in dirt and bone and flowers and fresh pasta and salsa cruda and red wine. I don’t believe in white wine; I insist on color.
- Charles Bowden

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