saumâtre

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *salmaster, from Latin salmacidus ‎(salty and bitter), from salgama ‎(salted pickle) + acidus ‎(bitter).

AdjectiveEdit

saumâtre m, f ‎(plural saumâtres)

  1. salty and bitter
  2. (of water) brackish
  3. (of character) bitter

AnagramsEdit

External linksEdit

Read in another language