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Meaning of SALAD

Pronunciation:  'salud

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  food mixtures either arranged on a plate or tossed and served with a moist dressing; usually consisting of or including greens

SALAD is a 5 letter word that starts with S.


 See Also: chicken salad, coleslaw, crab Louis, dish, fruit salad, herring salad, molded salad, pasta salad, potato salad, salad nicoise, salmagundi, slaw, tabbouleh, tabooli, tossed salad, tuna fish salad, tuna salad



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Sal"ad\ (s[a^]l"ad), n. [F. salade, OIt. salata, It.
insalata, fr. salare to salt, fr. L. sal salt. See {Salt},
and cf. {Slaw}.]
1. A preparation of vegetables, as lettuce, celery, water
   cress, onions, etc., usually dressed with salt, vinegar,
   oil, and spice, and eaten for giving a relish to other
   food; as, lettuce salad; tomato salad, etc.

         Leaves eaten raw are termed salad.    --I. Watts.

2. A dish composed of chopped meat or fish, esp. chicken or
   lobster, mixed with lettuce or other vegetables, and
   seasoned with oil, vinegar, mustard, and other condiments;
   as, chicken salad; lobster salad.

{Salad burnet} (Bot.), the common burnet ({Poterium
   Sanguisorba}), sometimes eaten as a salad in Italy.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing or eating a salad in your dream, suggests that you need to express your feelings and take in the positive influences in your life in order to create personal growth. Alternatively, it indicates that you are longing for nature and good heath.