See also: saltmine
Alternative forms edit
- Any mine used for the extraction of salt.
- (by extension) Any laborious work situation, especially in a confined space.
- (Internet slang, derogatory) An abundance of indignation felt by one person or a group of people due to over-sensitivity, humourlessness, disappointment, or defeat; a gold mine (sense 3) of salt (noun sense 11).
- The fan forum was an absolute salt mine after the football team's loss to the last-place team in its division.