briny Definition

  • 1relating to or resembling saltwater, especially in taste; salty
  • 2containing a large amount of salt

Using briny: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "briny" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The briny smell of the ocean filled the air.

  • Example

    The fish tasted briny and delicious.

  • Example

    The sailors drank briny water when they ran out of fresh water.

briny Synonyms and Antonyms

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Summary: briny in Brief

The term 'briny' [ˈbraɪni] describes something that is related to or tastes like saltwater. It can also refer to something that contains a large amount of salt. Examples include the briny smell of the ocean, the briny taste of fish, and drinking briny water when there is no fresh water available.