Definition of salsa noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈsælsə//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈsɑːlsə//
    Styles of music, Sauces
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  1. 1 [uncountable] a type of Latin American dance music See related entries: Styles of music
  2. 2 [countable, uncountable] a dance performed to this music
  3. 3 [uncountable] a sauce eaten with Mexican food See related entries: Sauces
  4. Word OriginSpanish, literally ‘sauce’, extended in American Spanish to denote the dance.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: salsa