Definition of salmony in English:



  • See salmon

    • ‘When the fish near market size, farmers add astaxanthin, a pigment similar to beta-carotene, to their feed to give their gray flesh a salmony pinkish glow.’
    • ‘This one is a rich salmony pink called cranberry.’
    • ‘Penne al salmone had a rich salmony taste, but not not a sign of any actual salmon.’
    • ‘This is only one river basin, and the salmon are pinks, which, being low-fat and lacking that salmony taste, mostly get smoked, salted or canned.’