Salsa meaning

sälsə
A spicy sauce of chopped, usually uncooked vegetables or fruit, especially tomatoes, onions, and chili peppers, used as a condiment.
noun
2
0
A kind of Latin American dance music of Afro-Cuban and Puerto Rican origin, influenced by jazz and rock and usually played at fast tempos.
noun
1
0
A hot sauce made with chilies, tomatoes, onions, etc.
noun
0
0
An earlier Windows application development system that used predefined, intuitively designed templates for common business functions. Salsa was created by Wall Data Inc. of Kirkland, WA, the same company that developed PC-to-host connectivity RUMBA software. NetManage, Inc. acquired Wall Data in 1999.
0
0
(countable) A spicy tomato sauce, often including onions and hot peppers.
noun
0
0
Advertisement
(uncountable, music) A style of music originally from Cuba heavily influenced by Spanish rhythms and jazz.
noun
0
0
(countable, dance) Any of several dances performed to Salsa music.
noun
0
0
(intransitive) To dance the salsa.
verb
0
0

Origin of salsa

  • American Spanish from Spanish sauce from Old Spanish from Vulgar Latin salsa sauce

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Spanish salsa (“sauce"), from Latin salsus (“salted"), whence also sauce (via Old French).

    From Wiktionary