What does 'Pinch of salt' mean?
Meaning: If what someone says should be taken with a pinch of salt, then they exaggerate and distort things, so what they say shouldn't be believed unquestioningly. ('with a grain of salt' is an alternative.)
Idioms similar to 'Pinch of salt'
- Below the salt
- Above the salt
- Go pound salt
- Worth your salt
- Grain of salt
- Salt in a wound
- Salt of the earth
- Back to the salt mines
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