Synonyms of salmon


1. salmon, salmonid, food fish

usage: any of various large food and game fishes of northern waters; usually migrate from salt to fresh water to spawn

2. Salmon, Salmon River

usage: a tributary of the Snake River in Idaho

3. salmon, fish

usage: flesh of any of various marine or freshwater fish of the family Salmonidae

4. salmon, chromatic color, chromatic colour, spectral color, spectral colour

usage: a pale pinkish orange color


1. pink-orange, pinkish-orange, salmon, chromatic (vs. achromatic)

usage: of orange tinged with pink

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