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Definition of "salting" [salt•ing]

  • Present participle of salt. (verb)
  • The act of sprinkling salt, either on food, or on an icy road (noun)
  • A salt marsh (noun)
  • The act of tampering with an investigation site by adding bogus evidence. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "salting" in a sentence
  • "Come on, no offense, but this kind of salting is a bit high-school-ish"
  • "I will probably have to begin salting it at the table, which I have not previously done."
  • "Yeah, thanks for that, Dad: there’s three inches of snow on the ground here and I just did my arms in salting the drive."